TO ALL SPONSORS, EXHIBITORS,
SPEAKERS, VOLUNTEERS, AND ATTENDEES OF THE
2011 LEHIGH VALLEY GREEN HOME & BUILDING EXPO
SEE BELOW FOR HIGHLIGHTS AND PRESENTATIONS.
PLEASE STAY TUNED FOR FUTURE EVENTS . . .
Spring Rejuvenation? Think Green and Find Inspiration at the Expo!
Whether you’re investigating investing in greening your home - going solar, exploring heating alternatives, or simply looking for creative ways to spruce up your sustainable quotient, the EXPO has always been your source for education, information and inspiration in exploring the 4 Rs’ – Restoration, Renovation, Remodeling and Redecoration! Check out the resources below to discover what has been presented at past EXPO events. Also, click into our educational resources page to learn more, or click here to view presentations made during past LVGB EXPOs.
Check out Green Products & Services from Local Companies!
Sustainable also means local. Over 50 exhibitors featured local professionals displaying the latest in green building products and services - from renewable energy including solar electric, solar hot water and geothermal; certified green builders who can renovate or restore your existing home or build a brand new green home. For remodeling and re-decoration vendors have displayed everything from concrete countertops to green wall coverings, including American Clay and environmentally friendly paint.
for the Full List of Exhibitors
Get up Close and Personal with Green Home Products!
A very popular feature of the 2011 LVGB EXPO was Green Rooms, walk-though displays of: basement, bathroom, bedroom, dining room, garden, kitchen, and living room - all done out with the latest cutting-edge green products including recycled carpets, Marmoleum, cork floors, American Clay wall coverings, natural paint, concrete countertops, underfloor heating, and much more. You can "walkthrough" this room-by-room tour to find inspiration for your next green project by exploring the links below!
Click Here to 'Tour' the BASEMENT
Click Here to 'Tour' the BATHROOM
Click Here to 'Tour' the BEDROOM
Click Here to 'Tour' the DINING ROOM
Click Here to 'Tour' the GARDEN
Click Here to 'Tour' the KITCHEN
Click Here to 'Tour' the LIVING ROOM
Learn everything you need to know about How to Green Up your Home!
A vast array of green home related topics was presented, including local residential case studies about how your neighbors have designed and built or renovated their homes. Attendees learned all the ins and outs of renewable energy via examples and exhibits of solar power and solar hot water, then got details on how to purchase 'green' electricity.
to download the presentation: Building a Home for Energy Independence
Click Here to download the presentation: Green Rooms
Click Here to download the presentation: NegaWatts - The Greenest Renewable Energy of Them All
Make and Take and Be Greener When you Leave!
Our hands-on workshops allowed guests to construct their own rain barrel to water their gardens more sustainably, formulate their own green cleaning products and guests made a worm bin to start composting their vegetable waste – all year long!
Kids can Learn how to be Green Too!
With our “Green Families” program, chock-full of family-friendly hands-on workshops, talks and activities - there was something for kids of all ages to do whilst adults browsed the exhibits. Talks on composting, solar power and evaluating your carbon footprint, will inspired family audiences, as well as providing them with tips and techniques for embracing a greener lifestyle.