News : Little Green Homes rides small-house trend

Oct 22, 2014

Published in the Portsmouth Herald and on Seacoast Online

By Michael McCord

A recent trend in sustainable housing is also one of the most obvious – building smaller from the beginning.

A case in point is a recently completed home on Kittery Point designed and built by Greenland-based Little Green Homes.

“The family had a home in Portsmouth but they wanted to downsize quite a bit,” says Jeff Stacy, business partner at Little Green Homes.

Late in 2013, the Portsmouth couple approached Stacy and fellow business partner Chris Redmond with their vision and goals for their new home for the two-adult, one-child family.The result is a comfortable two-story, two-bedroom home totaling 1,150 square feet, built with as many recycled and reused materials as possible – which included parts from an old barn.

Read the full story on Seacoast Online.