Irving House

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SBLP Certified

Irving House is a 44 room guesthouse two blocks from Harvard Yard.  The house has been serving the traveling public with friendly accommodations since 1945.  The current owners purchased from its founders in 1990. They made physical improvements to the house to increase energy efficiency, guest comfort and safety.  Renovations have continued as technology becomes available in the 'green' market and in response to their guests' comments

Key SBLP Initiatives: 

Place all lights on timers and upgrade current light bulbs to more energy efficient bulbs

Install low-flow faucet aerators on lavatory and kitchen sinks

Work with Save That Stuff to establish best waste management practices

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Create language on company mission that displays commitment to sustainability

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