Avoiding the Renovation Nightmare – Mina Fies from Renovation Roadmap™ and Synergy Design and Construction

– Posted in: Green Gab Podcast, Projects, Renovations and Remodeling

a Green Gab podcast with Marla Mina Fies, creator of Renovation Roadmap and owner of Synergy Design and Construction, choreographs the myriad of decisions and details of the remodeling process from conception to completion.  Renovation Roadmap provides homeowners the tools, checklists and sample documents needed to select the right contractors, navigate the design process, and [...]

Running Your Home So It Doesn’t Run You

– Posted in: Home Maintenance, Home Performance

Thank you to AeroBarrier – breakthrough envelope sealing technology – for sponsoring the Green Gab podcast episode How to Operate and Maintain Your Home.   We all need training – yet most of us kind of take it for granted that we don’t really need training on how to run our homes.  As with anything we want to do better and more effectively, it [...]

Breakthrough Envelope Sealing Technology revolutionary air sealing

– Posted in: Blog, Green Gab Podcast

A Green Gab podcast with Marla The Envelope Please Paul Springer, of AeroBarrier, sponsor of Green Gab Podcast, brings to the forefront the importance of what is known in the building industry as the “building envelope” and “envelope sealing.”AeroBarrier is an innovative envelope sealing technology that takes the guesswork out of sealing the building envelope. [...]

A Home that Looks Good and Performs Well

– Posted in: Blog, Building Materials, Green Homes, Green Living, Home Maintenance

 Thank you to AeroBarrier – breakthrough envelope sealing technology – for sponsoring this Green Gab podcast episode The Home Detective – Finding How to Get a Home to Perform Well. If you’ve listened to a few of our podcast episodes or read a few of my blogs or my book, you know I’m a huge fan of homes that [...]

Sustainability in America Today

– Posted in: Blog

Thank you to AeroBarrier – breakthrough envelope sealing technology – for sponsoring this Green Gab podcast episode Creating a More Sustainable America with Suzanne Shelton of the Shelton Group Sustainability, green, or eco-friendly are all words in our conversations today. No matter what your stance on green or climate change, green is mainstream.  On the Green Gab with Suzanne [...]

March – In Like a Lion, Out Like a Lamb?

– Posted in: Blog

March – how did that happen so fast? It’s already been a full few months and March is definitely coming in like a lion. We will see about the “out like a lamb” part. March is a big month for Green Home Coach, Green Gab, and my family. Tulsa Home Builders Association hosted “Getting Started [...]

You’ve Got the Power – Laura Jones from Regent Power Electrifies Us!

– Posted in: Blog, Community, Green Gab Podcast, Green Living, Projects, Renewable Energy

Laura Jones with Regent Power in St Louis, Missouri is a renewable energy innovator and integrator. Projects at Regent Power range from all sorts of solar integration for DC fast charging microgrids to smart city LED lighting with gunshot detection and camera surveillance. Laura and Regent Power are out to make the world better and safer and using clean renewable energy.  Laura’s passion is for a better life, a better [...]

Green Connections

– Posted in: Blog, Green Homes, Green Living

    Choosing to host the Green Gab podcast, write a book, be involved in Professional Women in Building (a council of the National Association of Home Builders) among other things, means I get the honor of getting to know and making connections with a lot of amazing people. And being able to bring their [...]