the go green movement has gained a strong foothold in certain sectors of society. But 2018 is shaping up to be the year where green building really takes off, especially in New Mexico luxury homes through Net-zero and zero-energy homes. In the past, the green building and sustainability movement has primarily focused on conservation in the transportation sector. Hybrid vehicles are more popular than ever before, and many city mass transportation systems are already running on cleaner, abundantly available natural gas.
There have been some confusing reports in the news recently concerning global warming. Several reports have called into question the severity of climate change and its causes. Personally, I am going to leave it up to the scientists to determine the full extent of global warming. In the meantime, these reports may have left you asking whether you should go green and whether green building in New Mexico would still be worth it, even if there wasn’t a climate change problem. After reflecting on this issue, I have personally come to the conclusion that green building is the right choice regardless of the debate about global climate change. [Read more…]
The warm sun is shining, the flower are blooming, and the fields are being prepared for the next harvest of Hatch Green Chile… It’s spring in beautiful Las Cruces, New Mexico!
In addition to amazing weather Spring means that it’s time for the Building Industry Association of Southern New Mexico’s Spring Showcase of Homes. Every year thousands of people come from around the country to see the amazing custom homes featured in the Spring Showcase of Homes, and get to know a little more about Las Cruces… One of the country’s Best Places to Live!
Two new spectacular luxury homes at Picacho Mountain will be featured in this year’s showcase, including our Million Dollar View home. Picacho Mountain will also be featuring a Rammed Earth Home by Soledad Canyon Earth Builders. Come during showcase hours to see a rammed earth home under construction first hand. [Read more…]