San Diego Preview

Let's Build Green San Diego! Contact us to be included as a San Diego green building resource.

Call us at 310 266-9253 for details.

EcoHub

EcoHub is a green business incubator and event venue that provides green start-up companies with a shared office environment that promotes inspiration and collaboration. EcoHub networks within the clean-tech and green living communities to encourage the growth of sustainable business.

Greenfolio recently hosted our event, Building a Green San Diego Together at EcoHub on July 21st. Participants included USGBC-San Diego, Olive Branch Green Building Supply and other members of San Diego's sustainable building community.

For more information on EcoHub please contact Yeves Perez directly at 1-866-960-9495.

GreenSanDiegoHome.com

Green San Diego Home magazine

The companion site to Greenfolio San Diego, GreenSanDiegoHome.com will feature the projects of Greenfolio members in a magazine format. Designed to be an informative and inspiring resource that will cover everything from artisan made furniture to green residential development taking place in and around the greater San Diego area.

Greenfolio members will have the opportunity for their current projects to be featured on GreenSanDiegoHome.com as part of their membership benefits. Articles on GreenSanDiegoHome.com will include a comprehensive resource finder that will link users directly to the featured product and service providers listing on Greenfolio.com.

USGBC - San Diego Chapter

USGBS San Diego

The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is a non-profit organization that provides a wealth of green building related resources through a national network of community chapters.

Known widely as the developer of LEED - the internationally recognized green building certification system, the USGBC is also a leader in community outreach and education on issues related to sustainable building. Led by executive director Doug Kot, the San Diego chapter offers local building professionals tremendous opportunities to develop their sustainable building knowledge and skills.

Olive Branch Green Building Supply

Olive Branch GBS is the place to buy green building and design products in San Diego. From flooring to eco countertops and zero VOC paint, Olive Branch has a large selection of sustainable building materials for projects large and small.

Founder Lisa Cunningham and co-owner Lynn Wilson,Ph.D., provide guidance and solutions to homeowners and the professional building community that want to build green.

AFM Safecoat

A pioneer in developing paints, finishes and other products formulated for the chemically sensitive and environmentally aware - AFM has been supplying building professionals and homeowners for decades with a full range of high-performance, industry leading products.

AFM is based in San Diego and distributed nationwide through a network of retailers and is available locally in San Diego at Colorama Paints and Supply. Jay Watts, V.P., is active in many community projects and was a recent panelist at Building a Green San Diego Together held at EcoHub July 21st.

Kirei USA

Kirei USA is based in Solana Beach and offers beautiful alternatives to formaldehyde emitting plywood panels, wood and MDF products.

The product line from Kirei is based on natural source materials that include bamboo, coconut and reclaimed or renewable agricultural byproducts. The original Kirei Board is based on sorghum straw, a reclaimed agricultural product manufactured with no-added-formaldehyde adhesive, and is a great substitute for conventional MDF panels. Kirei Board is composed of renewable source materials and non-toxic adhesives that provide a healthier product while maintaining great workability, utility and beauty.

John Dewald & Associates

Developers of the mixed-use redevelopment project Pacific Station in downtown Encinitas, John Dewald & Associates create innovative and distinctive projects that address sustainability on multiple levels. Pacific Station includes the new Whole Foods Market and offers a mix of prime retail and office space in addition to residential living. Principle John Dewald believes the project offers a model for planning smaller scaled mixed used developments by incorporating green technologies and design from the start and reducing the environmental impact by clustering resources near transit hubs.

EcoArtisan Builders

Mark Litizia, founder of EcoArtisan Builders, has been "building green" since 1979.

An advocate of beautiful, appropriately scaled projects that embrace green materials and incorporate energy conserving products and technologies, Mark has over 30 years of sustainable building experience. A member of both the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) and Build it Green, EcoArtisans is dedicated to providing home owners with beautiful building and design solutions that address needs for health, comfort and efficiency.

Streamline Development

Based in Solana Beach, Streamline Development has earned a well-deserved reputation for creating the highest quality, energy-efficient, and sustainably built homes available. Owners Paul and Heather Spadone are committed to providing each client with a building experience that is friendly, efficient, and hands-on, resulting in a home that pays future dividends not only for the homeowner but the environment as well.

KW Designs

Kristianne Watts is an interior designer that is committed to providing green design solutions for both new construction and remodeling projects. Certified by the U.S. Green Building Council as a LEED AP (accredited professional), Kristianne works with both residential and commercial clients and offers a full range of services from initial design to project management.

Mabuno

Custom made sustainable furniture of the highest quality for discerning homeowners and commercial installations. Based in Encinitas, Mabuno works with architects, designers and builders to design and craft exceptional pieces of furniture.

Origin Teak

Origin offers beautifully made teak cabinetry using re-milled planks and beams from old houses and other structures. The wood from these sources offers exceptional stability, durability and is constructed into cabinets with artisanal woodworking techniques found traditionally in fine furniture. Origin Cabinetry is built to heirloom quality and finished with non-toxic, FDA approved glues and low V.O.C. finishes for the least environmental impact.

Origin Teak works closely with customers or their architect, designer or contractor to transform their ideas into beautifully finished custom solutions.

Laura Birns Design

Laura Birns is an interior designer that is a Certified Green Build Professional and a LEED AP with extensive experience with energy efficient interiors and eco-friendly design. She works with clients not only within the greater San Diego area but also throughout Orange County and Los Angeles. A catalogue of her sustainable furniture line, Laura Birns Design Eco Furnishings is available.

Hauck Architecture

Hauck Architecture is a full service Architecture and Interior Design firm based in San Diego. The firm is LEED accredited and Green Building Professional certified and is committed to sustainable design solutions that increase energy efficiency while reducing the environmental impact of their buildings. Hauck Architecture offers a wide range of services for residential, commercial and hospitality projects.

The Plant Man

Michael Buckner (aka,"The Plant Man") offers an extraordinary selection of succulents and other plants appropriate for local landscaping and gardening. For expert consultation and design services contact Michael and his staff at (619) 297-0077.‎

Let's Build Green San Diego! Contact us to be included as a green building resource.