Category Archives: “Green” Building

Solar Generator

Solar Generators can be used in a home or office to help alleviate the need to rely on power companies to supply electricity to your building.  With Solar Power Generators you get clean, quiet and reliable power and the best part is that the power is free when using the solar panels.  Solar panels can…

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Blown Attic Insulation vs Batt Insulation

Both Blown Insulation and Batt Insulation have pro’s and con’s to them.  Are you going to do the install yourself or are you going to hire a professional?  If you are planning on doing it yourself, Blown Insulation is the easiest way to go.  You can rent the blowing machine from your local hardware store,…

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Hardiplank Insurance Discount

Since Hardie Siding is non-combustible, some insurance companies offer a discount while others do not. We suggest that you contact your local agent and ask if installing James Hardie Siding on your home will reduce your insurance premium. In any event, since it does not burn, your home will be safer.  Rhino Design Build just…

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Green Remodeling Tips

What does going green mean? Going green is a popular phrase being used today, but not everyone know exactly what it means. Chances are, you have heard it referred to quite a lot. In essence, it refers to using various everyday methods to help save the world and its environment. Many people consider going green…

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Why don’t I have any hot water?

Where’s the hot water? This is fairly common problem.  Before you reach for the phone to call in a professional, one of two things is probably wrong with your water heater: 1. If there is no loss of water pressure, but the water supply is cold and flows continuous, it’s probably a burned out pilot…

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Benefits of Solar Power

Are you considering installing Solar Panels to power your home?  Great news!  Rebates and tax credits could now lower a home owner’s payments  to less than $100 a month for installing 5 kilowatts of solar power.  By installing Solar Panels. on the roof of your home, you could save $60 a monthly utility bill, according…

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Tankless Water Heaters

“Tankless Water Heater” or “instant” water heaters, provides on-demand hot water source at an efficient and less costly rate. If you are looking at remodeling your home in the near future or simply want to conserve energy, the old school water heater is the perfect target to get rid of.  Rhino Design Build just installed…

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Green Bathroom Remodeling

A bathroom remodeling project is a popular choice and also a smart one. You can save energy and money with key upgrades, and ensure that this room is functional and affordable for yourself and your family. I advise new clients to consider going green every time we build room addition or a home remodel in…

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