Monthly Archives: September 2013

Green has Never Been So Chic: Savoy at Brookhaven

Design by Cecconi Simone Inc.Green has never been so chic! Ashton Woods Homes is pleased to announce the opening of two energy-efficient model homes in our newest community, Savoy at Town Brookhaven. Priced from $469,900, these Atlanta new homes were designed by Cecconi Simone Inc., a Toronto-based, full service interior design practice. The grand opening will be held on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013.

The homes feature the Savoy and Oglethorpe floor plans and both were designed according to their layout and structure. One home will have an eclectic feel, mixing a white and walnut color palette with linens, cottons, reclaimed wood and industrial accents. While the other will have a more traditional feel with rich colors and fabrics such as satin and velvet. Continue reading

Deadline Approaching for Submissions to the 2014 NAHBGreen Awards

The deadline to submit your green building project into the 2014 NAHBGreen Awards is rapidly approaching. All entries must be submitted by Tuesday, October 15, 2013, to be eligible to win a Project or Advocate of the Year award, which will be presented in February during the International Builders’ Show (IBS) in Las Vegas.

Presented by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), the NAHBGreen Awards recognizes individuals, companies and organizations for excellence in residential green design and construction practices, as well as for green building program and advocacy efforts. Continue reading