Deerpath Farm encourages sustainable homes and landscapes

  • Geo-thermal heating & cooling
  • Passive solar home design
  • Energy-star appliances
  • Eco-friendly lawns & landscaping
  • Native plants landscaping
  • Rain gardens and rainbarrels
  • Selective tree cutting
  • Furniture created from on-site lumber

Also see:

Conservation resources
Landscaping Goals: A Homeowner’s Guide
Architects & Builders

Other Resources

Geothermal heat pumps
Passive solar home design
Energy Star appliances & products
Eco-friendly lawns
Native landscaping
Rain gardens & rain barrels

Mettawa woman turns dead oak tree into tables for her children (Daily Herald, 2009)