Blueberry Jam at the Long Legged Barn

By | Green Building, Recycle

If you travel the back roads of Baldwin County, around Magnolia springs, you may have noticed a change in the scenery recently.  The Weeks Bay Institute for Sustainable Agricultural Preservation has created a new outdoor classroom and event space out of a long empty barn that, until last month, was nothing more than a charmingly decayed roadside landmark.

Read More

recycled mardis gras bead bowls from Lyons Share Gallery

Celebrate a New Start with Recycled Art!

By | Recycle

During the past year we moved to a new location, inaugurated a new website, completed an ownership transition, started our first Passive House projects, while continuing to shepherd LEED buildings to certification, and became an official “Living Building Ambassador!”

We are grateful for the blessings of the past year, and looking forward to using these tools to make affordable, high performance buildings more accessible to building owners and home owners across the South. Join us celebrate our own new beginnings, by helping needy families make a new start.
Read More