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The Complete Idiot’s Guide® To: Greening Your Business by Heather Gadonniex, Trish Riley

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Chapter 7. Greening Your Space

In This Chapter

  • Creating a green building for health and efficiency

  • Renovating an existing building

  • Selecting green building materials to reduce costs

  • Improving waste management to reduce costs

Greening your place of business can help you save energy and water, protect your indoor air quality, and reduce expenses while reducing your business’s carbon footprint. In many cases, renovating your existing facility can be more cost-effective than building a new office, shop, or manufacturing facility.

In this chapter, you learn how to create a greener space for you and your colleagues to enjoy.

The Benefits of Green Construction and Renovation

Would you like to have a space that is more comfortable, healthy, and energy-efficient? ...

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