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September 21, 2009 in City
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Jim Sheehan, center, shows off his kitchen to Lynnette Vehrs and Denny Dellwo during the Spokane Green + Solar Home and Landscape Tour on Sunday. The room features locally made cabinets and salvaged trim. The kitchen island, made of recycled wood, has a built-in compost bin.

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Glass blocks diffuse natural light into the kitchen and reflect off quartz countertops of this five-star Built Green Home in Liberty Lake constructed by Brent Peterson.

J. BART RAYNIAK photo

This home on South Ash Street overlooking Vinegar Flats was remodeled to incorporate energy-saving features, using sustainable products and locally harvested wood.