Green Squared Building Association

A Higher Power of Sustainability

Green Squared Logo - A Higher Power of Sustainability
Our group is devoted to promoting more energy-efficient and earth-friendly buildings in the River Valley Area. 
We are builders, architects, building material manufacturers, contractors, consultants,
and other interested individuals.

Our Guiding Principles:
Efficient use of energy and water
Use of local materials and labor
Use of renewable energy and resources
Durability of Construction
Reuse and Recycling of materials

Creating buildings that are healthy for occupants and the environment

email for more information

Sustainably Built Chicken Coop for Raffle

Live, Use, Buy LOCAL Resource Fair - March 14, 2009

River Valley School Forest Projects
River Valley School Forest Harvest - April 17th, 2008  video
River Valley School Forest Harvest - Part Two - sawmilling video
River Valley School Forest Log Cabin - Fall 2008

Founding Members:

Julie Kardatzke   Julie Kardatzke Architect, LLC 408 West Leeson Street  Spring Green, WI 53588
608 588 7105  email: juliekardatzke@verizon.net       website:  JKarchitecture.com

 Jim Birkemeier   Timbergreen Farm    S11478 Soeldner Rd    Spring Green, WI  53588
608 588 7342   email: Jim@timbergrowers.com        website: TimberGrowers.com   Local Wood

David Schinke   David J. Schinke Contruction, LLC   3881 Schreiner Rd  Spring Green, WI  53588
608-334-8400 email:  david.schinke@gmail.com 
Historic preservation, timber framing, stawbale construction, log home renovation, new construction and remodeling.   

to this >   608-334-8400 email:  david.schinke@gmail.com  Historic preservation, timber framing, stawbale construction, log home renovation, new construction and remodeling.  

thanks, david  (who can't turn off the high-lighting).

Alex Greene      Red Beard Lumber, LLC         PO Box 88      Spring Green, WI 53588
608 354 2585   email: Alexander.m.greene@gmail.com  Red Beard Lumber - Spring Green, WI

Nate Robson    Robson Construction       E4655 Ruetten Dr.    Spring Green WI    53588
(608)574-1171 email: nrobson72@charter.net    New Construction, Remodeling, Windows, Siding, & Decks.

Bryan Butteris   Butteris Construction and Woodworking, LLC  3698 Sinbad Rd  Dodgeville, WI  53533
608 852 - 6512   email: Bryan@Butteris.com    website:   www.Butteris.com Custom Homes, Timber Framiing

Amber Westerman   Amber Westerman Design Studio  178-1/2 North Iowa Street, Suite 204
Dodgeville, Wisconsin 53533      email:  amber@amberwesterman.com
608-935-9020            www.amberwesterman.com

Jerry Anding   ASAP Heating and Cooling, LLC   Spring Green, WI  53588
608 588 2727       608 370 2727     Sales, Service, Installation of Heating and Cooling Systems

Roger Reynolds

Founding Members (from left)  Roger Reynolds, David Schinke, Bryan Butteris, Julie Kardatzke, Alex Green
Jerry Anding, Jim Birkemeier, Nate Robson, Jamie Benson

Founding Members (from left)  Roger Reynolds, David Schinke, Bryan Butteris, Julie Kardatzke, Alex Green
Jerry Anding, Jim Birkemeier, Nate Robson, Jamie Benson

Other builders/suppliers - Join Us!

We are working to educate consumers to make discriminating choices,
as well as training our members in the 'state of the art' of sustainable building practices.

As a group, we are encouraging sustainable building practices that truly matter for the planet. We offer no "certification" or endorsements - please check out each business for yourself.