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Building the Future with Intention.

At Karp Associates, green building means responsible action that adds value to our clients’ homes and our global community. We build high performance homes that offer safe and healthy living spaces for our clients. Careful attention is given to factors that can optimize energy efficiency, reducing utility costs as well as minimizing the impact on our environment.

Geothermal Systems

Regarded as the most environmentally friendly way to heat and cool your home, this highly efficient technology relies on the Earth’s natural energy to get the job done with substantial long-term cost-savings for our clients.

Spray Foam Insulation

By choosing to make this initial investment in their homes, our clients enjoy significant immediate and long-term benefits in energy efficiency and savings. They also enjoy better indoor air quality and a quieter indoor environment.

Sustainable Materials

In an effort to create living spaces that are harmonious with both nature and human health, Karp can build with roofing and lumber materials that are recycled, sustainably harvested or organically grown.

We encourage clients to comprehensively examine the elements that go into their new or renovated home and evaluate the appropriateness of advanced technologies such as:

  • Geothermal Systems
  • Wind Energy
  • Solar Electric Production
  • Recycled Materials
  • High-Efficiency Insulation & Equipment
  • Sustainable Design Strategies
  • Spray Foam Insulation
  • Sustainable Materials
  • Non-Toxic

We gladly also offer the following green consultancies
to our clients:

  • Development of Sustainable Energy
  • LEED Certification Analysis
  • Energy Reduction Analysis
  • Specification of Sustainable Materials and Resources
  • Indoor Air Quality Evaluation and Recommendations
  • Water Efficiency Consulting
  • Financial Analysis of Green vs. LEED
  • Detailed Analysis of Alternative Energy (Geothermal, Solar)