A hallmark of every Lettire Construction project is the adoption of best practices of sustainable design and construction throughout the lifecycle of the development.

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Dinkins Gardens

This begins with site selection identifying sites that offer:

  • A centralized location
  • Mass transit

Lettire’s design and staging practices also:

  • Preserve trees and mitigate storm water
  • Protect other natural resources during construction
  • Offer a committment to smoke-free construction sites
  • Provide a goal of a minimum 50% recycling of all site materials
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Via Verde

The process continues with the deliberate selection of:

  • Sustainable or energy saving materials
  • Energy efficient appliances and equipment
  • Encompassing lighting
  • Windows and doors
  • Air Conditioning Systems
  • Insulation
  • Programmable thermostats
  • Ceiling fans

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  • Paints and carpeting
  • Hardwood flooring
  • Water efficient products
  • Low VOC paint

Lettire brings green full cycle with methodology to promote LEED standards and healthier living long after construction by:

  • Selecting organic cleaning products
  • Educating its residents on efficient use of all equipment and technology

Lettire is proud to be a leader in sustainable development – an early adopter and an ongoing explorer of innovation in the world of green construction.