Green Building


  • Architects
    • BluPath Design | Laura Blau | 215-467-0885 | a full service architecture and design firm founded in 2003 works closely with clients to design simple, elegant and environmentally sensitive spaces. We believe that beauty is fundamental to sustainable design. | blupath.us
    • Campbell-Thomas | South St, Phila PA 19147 | a environmentally and community oriented firm of architects and planners with an award winning record in ‘green’ý transportation, community planning and revitalization, accessibility, historic preservation and practical design and construction | campbellthomas.com
    • Community Heritage Partners | created Lancaster’s first downtown grocery store Expressly Local Foods | architecture, town planning, preservation | 717.393.1639 | chpartners.net
    • Jean Gajary | Architectural Engineer | 215.292.4426
    • Joseph Pro | 267.237.2948 | realmodernarchitect.com
    • Mancini Design Build | 2401 Pennsylvania Ave, Phila PA 19130 | 267.210.3987 | mancinidesignbuild.com
    • Re:Vision Architecture | 133 Grape St, Philadelphia PA 19127 | 215.482.1133 | revisionarch.com
  • Architectural Salvage
  • Biological Drain Line Remediation
    • Earth Bio Technologies | only company in Greater Phila to use live vegetative bacteria to keep kitchen drains free from grease clogs | Dean Kitagawa | 50 Rices Mill Rd, Wyncote PA 19038 | 215.887.0723 | earth-bio-technologies.com
  • Building Services | Contractors
    • All-women Painting | drywall repair, interior/exterior painting, wallpaper removal, venetian plaster, waterproofing, staining | Zsuzsi Apati | 215.868.4152 | allwomenpainting.com
    • Buckminster Green | 484.432.2692 | buckminstergreen.com
    • Greenable | 820 N 4th St, Phila PA | 215.922.6066 | greenable.net
    • Greensaw Design & Build | employee-owned co-op | 820 N 4th St, Northern Liberties | 215.389.0786 | greensawdesign.com
    • Helios Design/Build | contractors – green builders – sustainability consultants | 215.341.1505 | heliosbuilders.com
    • Holistic Home
    • Hugh Lofting Timber Framing | passive house builders | hughloftingtf.com
    • Hybrid Construction | offshoot of Post Green developers
    • Match Remodeling | kitchens – bathrooms – basements – roof decks | 610.457.4480 | matchremodeling.com
    • MNB Constructs | design/build & maintenance | 215.928.8900 | gspacedesign.com
    • Stock Group | 215.510.0647 | thestockgroup.net
  • Composting Toilets, installations of
  • Composting Toilets, installers of
    • Hometown Green | have an RMP (Registered Master Plumber) on staff who has installaed SunMar, Nature’s Head & Clivus Multrum | Chester PA 19013 | 610.627.4663 | Sean Crane | hometowngreen.net
  • Developers, Green
    • Bancroft Green | high-end sustainable living | Scott Seibert | 215.313.8892 | bancroftgreen.com
    • Earth Rising Homes – Dan Orzech | Phoenixville, PA 19460 | (610) 650-7755 | building unique green housing developments in southeastern Pennsylvania | earthrisinginc.com
    • PostGreen | 100khouse.com
  • Earth Sheltered Structures
  • Eco-village
  • Education & Advocacy Groups
    • Delaware Valley Green Building Council | 215-399-5790 | Advancing & promoting sustainable and environmentally responsible planning, design, construction and operation of the region’s buildings, landscapes, cities and communities, mindful of the legacy left for future generations. | dvgbc.org
    • ReVerse Foundation | permaculture-based green building classes | thereversefoundation.org
  • Financing Conservation & Energy Efficiency
  • Fireplaces & Woodstoves
  • Gray water systems, examples of
  • Gray water systems, installers of
  • Green Roofs, listed under Energy also, bring here. 
    • Roofmeadow | 7135 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia PA 19119 | 215.247.8784 | roofmeadow.com
  • Green Stores
    • Eco-merica Conservation Center | Michelle Hall | 375 York Rd, Warminster, PA 18974 | (215)322-0476 | A store/showroom for eco-friendly and energy efficient products and services for homes and businesses. We offer solar panels, geothermal HVAC, rainwater collection, bamboo products, zero-VOC paints, eco-friendly cleaners, LED lighting, Low-E windows, dual flush toilets, cork/bamboo flooring, recycled products, science kits for kids, and much more! | eco-merica.com
    • Greenable | 820 N 4th St, Phila PA | 215.922.6066 | greenable.net
  • Hardware Stores
    • 10th Street Hardware | 257 S 10th St, Phila PA | 215.922.0720
    • Black Star Hardware | 503 N 33rd St, Phila PA
    • Fairmount Ace Hardware | 2003 Fairmount Ave, Phila PA | 215.765.4500
    • Glenside Hardware | 127 S Easton Rd, Glenside PA 19038 | 215.884.2128
    • Greenables | 126 Market St, Phila PA | 215.922.6066
    • The Green Depot | 6951 State Rd, Phila PA | 215.333.3810
    • Holod’s True Value Hardware | Tool rentals of all kinds | 700 Ridge Pike, Lafayette Hill PA 19444 | 610-828-4505
    • Kessler Supply Co | 1204 W Girard Ave, Phila PA | 215.763.3600
    • Kilian Hardware Co | 8450 Germantown Ave, Chestnut Hill, Phila PA 19118 | 215.247.0945 | kilianhardware.com
    • Melrose Hardware | 445 W Cheltenham Ave, Melrose Park PA 19027 | 215.635.5900
    • Monarch Hardware | 4502 Walnut St, Phila PA | 215.386.8364
    • Old City Hardware | 41 S 3rd St, Phila PA | 215.413.3334
    • Ritner Hardware | 1641 W Rittner St, Phila PA | 215.334.4927
    • Rittenhouse Hardware | 2001 Pine St, Phila PA | 215.735.6311
    • Roslyn Supply Company | 1587 Easton Rd, Roslyn PA 19001 | 215.659.0700
    • Stanley’s Hardware | 5555 Ridge Ave, Roxborough, Phila PA 19129 | 215.482.1200
    • Woodland Building Supply | FSC lumber, denim insulation, recycled drywall, green roof systems | 4701 Woodland Ave, Phila PA 19143 | 215.727.5333 | woodlandbuildingsupply.com
  • Insulation
    • Northend Barriers | spray foam insulation | 610.323.5170 | northendbarriers.com
    • TR Insulation | Family owned business specializing in insulation, including cellulose (recycled newspaper treated with fire-retardants) and other insulation materials for new construction or to retrofit your older home. | Tom Reilly / 267 228 7912 C / 215 646-4433 O | trinsulation.com
  • Landscaping Services
    • Aquareale | water where you want it – stormwater management | 215.880.6811 | aquareale.com
    • Cedar Run Landscapes | Alden Zove | 215.653.0707 | cedarrunlandscapes.com
    • Earthwise Landscapes | permaculturist & landscaper | Paco Verin | 610.675.4830 | ourtrueroots.com & earthwiselandscapes.net
    • Food System Design Group
    • Forsyth Gardens | Phily Forsyth | 215.724.1247 | forsythgardens.com
    • Graceful Gardens | Grace Wicks | 215.913.7156 | gracefulgardens.net
    • Green Weaver Landscapes | habitat gardens, stormwater management, organic turf care, wildflower meadows | Jennifer Nichols | 610.358.8900 | green-weaver.com
    • Hanselman Landscape | creating beautiful outdoor living spaces | 390 South Erisman Road, Manheim, PA 17545 | 717-653-1273 | hanselmanlandscape.com
    • Larry Weaner Landscape Associates
    • Philadelphia Gardens | garden installation & design | 215.951.9193 | philadelphiagardens.com
    • Philly Green Wall & Roof | green roofs, vertical gardens, urban wall farms | 215.928.8900 | phillygreenwall.com
    • Preservation Tree | Michael Dunn | 610.235.6691 | prestree.com
  • Native Plant Nurseries
    • Collins Nursery | native plants of the mid-Atlantic region | 773 Roslyn Ave, Glenside PA 19038 | 215.715.3439 | collinsnursery.com
    • Green Light Plants | 1834 Flint Hill Rd, Landenberg PA 19350 | Dale Hendricks | 610.633.7637 | greenlightplants.com
    • North Creek Nurseries | 388 N Creek Rd, Landenberg PA 19350 | Kevin Staso | 610.255.0100 | northcreeknurseries.com
    • Primex Garden Center | 435 W Glenside Ave, Glenside PA 19038 | 215.887.7500 | primexgardencenter.com
    • Redbud Native Plant Nursery | 1214 N Middletown Rd | Catherine Smith | Glen Mills PA 19342 | 610.358.4300 | redbudnativeplantnursery.com
  • Mold Remediation
    • Healthy Spaces Inc | Jim Quigley | 215.233.1852 | 401 Longfield Rd, Glenside PA 19038 | providing investigations, testing and solutions to address indoor air quality, water testing, mold, chemical & allergens testing | healthyspaces.com
    • Residential Mold Services | Bill Rhoads | 484-494-3090 | Norwood, PA 19074 | Mold testing, consulting and removal provided to homeowners in the Delaware Valley | residentialmoldservices.com
  • Resources
    • Cob Builders Handbook by Becky Bee | downloaded here
  • Stormwater Management (Green Stormwater Infrastructure Partners)

    • Awbury Arboretum Landscapes
    • Azavea
    • Cedar Run Landscapes
    • Dooley’s Landscaping & Tree Care Service
    • Greenweaver Landscapes
    • Land Stewards
    • Langan  Engineering & Environmental Services
    • Meliora Environmental Design
    • Octoraro Native Plant Nursery
    • Organic Mechanics Soil Co
    • Roofmeadow
    • Stroud Water Research Center
    • Tookany/Tacony-Frankford Watershed Partnership
  • Tool Sharing
    • Logan Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) Tool Library | free for residents of area served by the Logan CDC | 4542 N 11th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140 | 267.335.3626
    • Philadelphia Woodworks | woodshop for beginners thru experts to have fun & build projects | 4901 Umbria St, Manayunk, 19128 | philadelphiawoodworks.com
    • West Philly Tool Library | tool lending library with nominal annual membership fee – for members to perform simple home maintenance, tend yards & gardens, build furniture, start projects, and learn new skills in a safe and affordable manner | westphillytools.org
  • Tree Service
  • Window Coverings
  • Windows & Doors
    • Legacy Restoration | wood restoration & fabrication for heritage structures | Alexander Pientka | 716.239.0695 | legacy-restoration.com
    • Matus Windows | 367 N Easton Rd, Glenside PA 19038 | 215.576.6555 | matuswindows.com
    • Quanta Panel | insulating glass system for windows | Malvern, PA | quantapanel.com
  • Xeriscaping, installations of
  • Xeriscaping, installers of