5 Green Home Features Fans Love

The HGTV Green Home not only has a low impact on the environment but is beautifully designed, as well. Here, the five fan-favorite features from these earth-friendly homes.

#5 Laundry Room 2010

Who says a laundry room can't be beautiful? From its birch cabinetry to its Energy Star appliances, this room proves being green can be gorgeous.

#4 Kitchen 2010

The splash of red in this family-friendly, cottage-inspired 2010 HGTV Green Home kitchen adds personality and style.

#3 Living Room 2010

A stone fireplace gives warmth and hominess to the 2010 Green Home living room. Upholstered in green and durable weatherproof fabrics, the rooms furnishings play up the home's vibrant color palette.

#2 Living Room 2009

From the reclaimed wood coffee table to the organic fabrics, the 2009 Green Home living room features earth-friendly elements that fans loved.

#1 Back Yard and Fire Pit 2008

But by far, HGTV.com's fans favorite feature of all of our Green Homes was this spectacular fire pit and back yard in the 2008 house in Hilton Head, South Carolina.

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Girl's Room From HGTV Green Home 2011

An oversized guest room, which overlooks the neighborhood's sledding hill, pops with a palette of hot pink and green.

A Kitchen Crafted for the Eco-Friendly

With an eye toward sustainable materials and strategic planning, amateur woodworker Gayle Christopher transforms her kitchen from 1970s drab to dazzling.

Hall Bath From HGTV Green Home 2009

A small yet coastal-chic powder room – with close proximity to the kitchen, dining room and screened porch – echoes the tropical palette of the master suite.

Master Bedroom From HGTV Green Home 2009

An oasis of calm, this casual-chic sleeping space features a soothing, sea-blue color palette and layers of luxe, organic fabrics.

Replace Aluminum Siding With Eco-Friendly Wood Siding

After reviewing several exterior siding choices, a carpenter installed eco-friendly wood siding.

Master Bathroom From HGTV Green Home 2009

Glass tile in a stunning sea blue serves as the inspiration for this spa-like space, complete with vintage-style soaking tub and glass-enclosed shower.