River Valley Co-op | Easthampton The new building in Easthampton goes up! The steel structure takes shape and surplussed "off color" extruded foam rescued from landfill disposal is put to work insulating the foundation and floors and color of your new CO-OP! Ever wonder where all those vegetable [...]
This is our last lot at Village Hill... and this sweet Arts and Crafts Cottage sits perfectly on its corner lot, with mountain views to the south and northwest vistas, your 1700 sq. ft. of open living space will provide you decades of comfort and peace of mind. Your new high performance, sustainable, non-combustion and [...]
May, 2020 | COVID - 19 | Next Steps Dear friends, old and new, Your safety and well-being, along with the health and safety of our staff and larger community, are very important to all of us which. This requires that our office at 48 Bates Street remain closed to the public and visitors, as [...]
Here's the latest from NESEA'S Executive Director, Miriam Aylward: COVID-19 Updates Thursday, May 28, 2020 BuildingEnergy Boston 2020 is Going Virtual Dear NESEA Community Members, I am writing to share the news that BuildingEnergy Boston will look different this year: we’re going virtual. While I realize that this news may come as a disappointment, though not [...]
“Every day for several years, women and men carried out seemingly ordinary work-related tasks to accomplish something extraordinary.” Jonathan A. Wright Celebrating the champions addressing climate change, Living Building Makers: Creating Sustainable Buildings That Renew Our World is a handcrafted collection of stories about the remarkable people who bring the built environment to life. Each chapter [...]
From the forest, rises a sustainable net zero home in Shelburne that the couple thanks their lucky stars for... And we thank them for choosing us to design and built it. Turley Publications Living Spaces Fall/Winter 2019. Thanks Turley for sharing this story.
Starting at $689,900 MEADOW RUN @ VILLAGE HILL NORTHAMPTON: Wright Builders, Inc. is thrilled to announce 5 new lots with 3 homes styles at Meadow Run at Village Hill Northampton, and one new home at 184 Emerson Way. As of September 19, 3 of the 5 lots at Village Hill are under contract and construction [...]
Thinking about downsizing and simplifying? We have an idea for you... it is called Green River Commons.
Thank you Habitat for all the fun, comradery and the opportunity to help out an amazing organization. Seth Lawrence-Slavas, VP of Project Development and his 2 children, and Melissa Caldwell, Director of Sales and Marketing had a blast creating their first Gingerbread Habitat House! Yes, it was high-performance and sustainably built! We'll see you next [...]
Nathan Hays is working on his Masters in Biomimicry and Architecture at Arizona State University and knows that the Living Building Challenge is the first of its kind; a comprehensive, scale spanning systems solution to sustaining building certification. Nathan feels that by emulating nature, the LBC addresses the current challenges of the building industry as [...]
...committed to sustainable construction and delivering high performance, healthy environments with a reduced carbon footprint... is there any other way?!