In honor of World Water Day, March 22, Builder's Lauren Shanesy takes a look at six homes truly embody being water efficient. The homes are beacons during a time when green building is becoming more popular and awareness in water conservation continues to spread but builders and buyers are still slow to incorporate water saving technology.
Despite the difficulty associated with reducing water usage in certain areas, many around the country are making strides with some organizations even offering incentives to builders who construct homes which conserve water. Even in places like arid Arizona water conservation projects occur(pictured):
Vali Homes' spec house concept in Phoenix makes water conservation in arid climates a reality, not an afterthought.