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What Is Sustainable Roofing? + Types, Materials, & Tips

At Sustainable 9, we consider ourselves one of the top sustainable home builders in all of Minnesota. The competition…

date July 10th, 2021

Sustainable Windows & Doors | Top Materials, Options & Benefits

Have you thought about making your home more sustainable and eco-friendly? There’s a lot that goes into a sustainable…

date June 28th, 2021

Aging In Place Communities – What Are They and How To Be A Part of One

In 2001 a group of senior citizens in Boston’s Beacon Hill neighborhood started the country’s first village. They desired…

date May 14th, 2021

Sustainable Communities – What They Are + Key Components

A sustainable community is one that is committed to making their environment better and better. Everyone desires a community…

date May 4th, 2021

Minneapolis 2040 Plan Guide – What It Is & What You Should Know

So what is the Minneapolis 2040, and what does it mean for the housing market in Minneapolis. The plan…

date February 16th, 2021

Highland Bridge | S9 Selected as Premier Builder

St. Paul’s former Ford Motor Co. assembly plant has been turned into a residential housing zone with a focus…

date February 12th, 2021

Energy Efficiency Tier Rating – What It Is

We hear so much about energy efficiency these days, but what does it really mean, and why does it…

date February 9th, 2021

Tesla Solar Roof Guide – Specs, Reviews, Cost

Tesla has been all the rage lately—and not just because of their electric cars, record-setting stock prices, or Elon…

date February 2nd, 2021

Building a Modern Home vs Building Contemporary Homes: What’s the Difference?

If you’ve been looking into building or purchasing a new home, you might be drawn to something more eco-friendly….

date January 12th, 2021

Minneapolis Neighborhoods – Best To Live In 2021

Minneapolis is an ever-growing and changing city with 83 recognized residential neighborhoods that split into five subdivisions. Here’s what…

date December 30th, 2020