Unique features of HGTV Green Home (Video)
A bioswale channels water away from the home without disturbing the natural-looking landscape and makes the home even more eco-friendly.
Another feature is a stairwell chandelier with a design from old tobacco sticks.
Watch HGTV interior designer Brian Patrick Flynn describe these one-of-a-kind features:
Teena Hammond Teena Hammond has published more than 2,000 articles in People and W magazines, Women's Wear Daily, and in dozens of newspapers and books. She also wrote a home improvement, remodeling and decor column that ran in Gannett newspapers nationwide. She's interested in all things green and would love to hear from you with your story ideas.