Green homes have a smaller carbon footprint than traditional homes.

An Eco-Friendly home is an inanimate object that through its design and systems has a reduced carbon footprint. Eco-Friendly living is a person making choices in their lifestyle to reduce their carbon footprint.

When building a new home or remodeling your existing home, a person has several options for improving the performance of the home, making the home green, per se.

A local-global example of the building category of windows and doors is Glo European Windows, which is located in Missoula, Montana, but provides ultra-efficient European Windows from Poland.