Friday, March 13, 2009

Green Home Tour in Chevy Chase

The Somerset Environment Committee in Chevy Chase has announced it will host a Green Tour.

Saturday, March 21 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Somerset Town Hall
4510 Cumberland Ave
Chevy Chase, MD

1:00 - 2:30: Learn what you can do to "Green Your Home"
Presentations by
· Walt Auburn, Maryland Energy Administration
· Jenny Reed, Natural Design - Landscaping for Stormwater Management
· Bobby Croghan, LEED Certified Homes
· Brian Uher, Amicus Consulting - Green Building Supplies & Energy Audits

2:30 - 5:00: See what your neighbors have done
House Tours - map of homes will be available at the
Town Hall on Saturday.
· Solar PV
· Geothermal
· Earth Friendly Building Supplies
· Rain barrels
· Dual Flush Toilets
· Energy Efficient Heating
· Organic Vegetable Gardening for High Yield
· Pervious Pavers
· Stormwater management
· Recycled Blue Jean Insulation


Contact George Wyeth,
Sarah Morse,

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