Rethink Strength: Eco-friendly House and Backyard garden Tour 2021

This consistently scheduled sponsored column is created by the Arlington Initiative to Rethink Power workforce (AIRE). This county plan assists you make wise strength selections that help save you revenue and leaves a lighter footprint on the ecosystem.

Welcome to the 2021 Environmentally friendly Residence and Backyard Virtual Tour! This yr, the tour will element small films of homes and gardens (beneath) with each other with an on line meet up with-the-host event where by you can question the hosts your queries right in tiny breakout rooms. Get concepts and inspiration for your individual house and backyard garden.

Eco-friendly Residence and Garden Tour Fulfill the Host Function
Friday, June 4, 12-1:30 p.m.
Sign up online to participate.

Understand more about these new green properties, inexperienced renovations and watershed-welcoming gardens. See residences showcasing strength-economical technologies, solar power, water-preserving technologies, rain gardens, indigenous vegetation, wildlife habitat and much more. The tour is sponsored by Arlington County’s Business of Sustainability and Environmental Administration, EcoAction Arlington, Virginia Cooperative Extension, and Arlington Pals of Urban Agriculture.

Tour highlights include things like:

Arlington Inexperienced Residence Selection — Bartell home renovation, addition, photo voltaic

Arlington Eco-friendly Residence Alternative — Stout residence renovation, addition, electrical power-efficient design and style, photo voltaic

Home-owner discusses his working experience in adding new quite fashionable space to a compact Arlington house with Hambleton Construction. This addition and renovation characteristic a quite vitality-economical design and photo voltaic procedure. This house is Green Home Choice licensed.

Rain Backyard, Indigenous Plantings, and Dry Wells Improve Drainage and Remodel a Garden at?v=gom7GZ3TG8E

Owners talk about their contemporary sustainable Environmentally friendly Home Alternative certified addition and renovation by Paola Just one Design and style and J and J Development, This home capabilities a photo voltaic technique.

Permaculture-motivated Backyard garden

House owner Barbara provides an technique of experimentation and mastering to her permaculture-motivated garden, focusing on soil health, managing stormwater with rain barrels and a homeowner-put in small rain backyard garden, and planting for biodiversity.

Welcome to the HUG — Highlands City Back garden

Highlands Urban Garden is a collaborative job employing ground breaking strategies for drinking water conservation and soil rebuilding to create a successful city backyard garden in south Arlington. Master far more about the Highlands Urban Backyard garden.

Fairlington Commons: An HOA Will work Collectively to End Erosion

Fairlington Commons labored with each other to prevent erosion on steep slopes by installing stone berms and indigenous plant landscaping, like brilliant yellow golden groundsel, white wooden aster and other hardy natives.

Arlington Inexperienced Home Alternative — EnviroHomeDesign at?v=LvHLryv2x14

Inexperienced Dwelling Preference accredited renovation and addition by EnviroHomeDesign. This home features lots of built-in sustainable design and style things that impact electrical power efficiency and indoor air high quality.

Arlington Eco-friendly Household Choice — Sagatov Structure and Build (New Building)

New extremely modern-day all-electric powered Environmentally friendly Home Alternative licensed household by Sagatov Style + Create, showcasing a lot of strength-performance features and a uniquely designed ventilation procedure.

Arlington Inexperienced Property Choice — Arlington Designer Properties (New Construction)

New construction Green Property Decision certified house by Arlington Designer Residences, that includes a selection of electricity-effectiveness and other sustainable layout capabilities.