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Small Efforts Get Renovation 5-Star Green Rating

By adding together all the little ways a renovation can consider eco-friendliness and energy savings, one modest bungalow earned top honors from the country's oldest green building program

The Austin Project: After

A Texas bungalow gets an environmentally friendly renovation and earns a 5-star rating from the local Green Building Program

Planning a Green Remodel

Tackling any redo is difficult, but making it an eco-friendly one adds to the challenge. Here are some lessons learned from TOH TV's newest project

Sneak Peek: The Austin Episodes

Go behind the scenes to see how Norm, Tom, Richard, Roger, and Kevin follow an eco-friendly renovation in the Texas capital, home to the oldest green building program in the country.

The Austin Project: Before

The next house This Old House TV will tackle is also our first green remodel: a small bungalow owned by a family that needs more space but wants to add on in an eco-friendly way. Check out the first pictures here.

The Austin House

The renovation of a 1926 Craftsman Bungalow follows an eco-friendly path while adding space for a newly married couple with kids.