Some of my favorite links that you may find useful


www.rastra.com
Rastra high performance wall systems

www.greenhomebuilding.com
Building today for tomorrow.
One of the best sites for green building, very good.

www.webdirectory.com
Earth’s biggest environment search engine.

www.darksky.org
If you have ever been concerned about light pollution, check this out.
Find the darkest place in the US, view NYC during the blackout.

www.patternlanguage.com
Online tools that will help you create a meaningful place.

www.ecobuilding.org
Northwest Ecobuilding Guild, green building in the northwest.

www.liquefaction.com/berm/
Take a look at this if you are thinking about an earth bermed or underground house.

www.naturalhomemagazine.com
Home of Natural Home magazine.

www.homepower.com
All about home made power.

www.greenroofs.com
Learn how to put a garden or lawn on your roof.

www.taunton.com
The home of Fine Homebuilding magazine, the builder’s bible.

www.toolsofthetrade.net
For all you tool freaks.

www.douglastool.com
O.K. so I’m a tool freak, beautifully designed hammers.

www.eere.energy.gov/buildings/tools_directory
Download energy relayed software, like heat loads and solar shading, most are free.

www.sustainableabc.com
Directory of sustainable architecture.

www.realgoods.com
Products for an ecologically future. Not cheap.

www.ecomall.com
Stuff for energy efficient homes.

www.ebuild.com
The professional’s guide to building products.

www.b4ubuild.com
Everything about residential construction.

www.greendepotinc.com
Green Depot, building technologies, Olympia,WA

www.concretenetwork.com
The earth’s largest directory of concrete services, and I believe it, very good.

www.terramai.com
Reclaimed woods from around the world.

www.mvsta.com
Methow Valley Sport Trail Association

www.methownet.com
All about the Methow Valley.

www.okanogancounty.org
Building permits, maps, and codes for Okanogan county.