LEEDing the Way

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February 1, 2009
One day last April there was great excitement on Highland Avenue, a quiet, hilly street (on which this writer happens to live) of Craftsman bungalows and 1960s apartment buildings in the Ocean Park neighborhood of Santa Monica, California. Read Full Article
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    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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  A view of the lower living space on the ground floor. Green materials used include the FSC-certified cedar on the ceiling, Permlight LED downlights, and a floor of polished concrete with fly ash mix with radiant heating underneath. The couch was designed by Glenn’s interior designer, Heidi Toll Design.  Photo by: Dave Lauridsen
    A view of the lower living space on the ground floor. Green materials used include the FSC-certified cedar on the ceiling, Permlight LED downlights, and a floor of polished concrete with fly ash mix with radiant heating underneath. The couch was designed by Glenn’s interior designer, Heidi Toll Design.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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  Glenn looks toward the front entrance from the northeast wall of his house. The wall is exposed concrete block with translucent Polygal windows.  Photo by: Dave Lauridsen
    Glenn looks toward the front entrance from the northeast wall of his house. The wall is exposed concrete block with translucent Polygal windows.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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  On the second floor, an open balcony of FSC-certified tigerwood with a cedar trellis leads into a light-filled study/guest bedroom.  Photo by: Dave Lauridsen
    On the second floor, an open balcony of FSC-certified tigerwood with a cedar trellis leads into a light-filled study/guest bedroom.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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  All the cabinetry in the kitchen/dining area, including the door into the parlor bathroom, is FSC-certified maple.  Photo by: Dave Lauridsen
    All the cabinetry in the kitchen/dining area, including the door into the parlor bathroom, is FSC-certified maple.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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  The lower living space on the ground floor of a Los Angeles, California, home features an EcoSmart fireplace fueled by denatured alcohol. Read the full article here.  Photo by: Dave LauridsenCourtesy of: Dave Lauridsen
    The lower living space on the ground floor of a Los Angeles, California, home features an EcoSmart fireplace fueled by denatured alcohol. Read the full article here.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

    Courtesy of: Dave Lauridsen

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  The house, complete with Glenn’s Toyota Prius.  Photo by: Dave Lauridsen
    The house, complete with Glenn’s Toyota Prius.

    Photo by: Dave Lauridsen

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