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What is Green Building?

Contra Costa County  has implemented a program called “Green Building” in order achieve a “greener” approach to city projects and conserving resources. Since the drought, it is more crucial than ever to make sure we are being intelligent with our resources and living sustainably and efficiently. According the the Contra Costa County website: Green building is a “Whole-Systems” approach for designing and constructing buildings that conserve energy, water, and material resources and are healthier, safer, and more comfortable. In practical terms, green building includes: Using sun and wind to the building’s advantage for … [Read More]…

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Recreation & Family Activities in Diablo CA

Living at the foot of stunning Mt Diablo opens up a world of recreational activities and the proximity to major metropolitan centers allows Diablo residents to have the best of all worlds. A round of golf, a hike through mountains or a trip to the Oakland Zoo are just some of the many things to do for everyone in the family. At the center of this charming village is the 1916 post office that is the heart of village life in Diablo. More than just a place to pick up … [Read More]…

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Luxury Homes in Diablo CA and Costra County Real Estate

This graceful town in miniature puts forward nothing but the best of the best for its residents. The amazing homes in Diablo incorporate charming antique designs with the latest in upgrades, creating stunning curb appeal. There are newly designed masterpieces nestled into the hills that pair together feats of architecture with the natural landscape. Many of the original cottages still lend an air of nostalgia to Diablo. The residences range in scale up to luxury estates surrounded by regal trees on park-like lots. There are less than 400 homes that … [Read More]…

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Restaurants in Diablo CA

While options for dining in Diablo revolve around the Diablo Country Club, world-class cuisine can be found in the neighboring towns of Danville, Alamo and San Ramon. Only a short drive from Diablo, there is a wealth of dining opportunities in Danville. Here there are nearly 100 restaurants to choose from. Many of the fine dining restaurants here are well-known for their use of local ingredients and seasonal menus. Whether it be a cappuccino at a local coffeehouse; a microbrew at a brewpub or a wine flight at one of … [Read More]…

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Schools in Diablo CA

Educational opportunities are often a deciding factor in choosing a place to live and Diablo will not disappoint with what it can offer everyone from the youngest child to the executive seeking an advanced degree. Being a small, suburban area, Diablo does not operate a school system of its own but is fortunately part of the highly regarded San Ramon Valley Unified School District. Students from Diablo attend classes in the adjacent town of Danville. Elementary aged students attend grades kindergarten through five at Green Valley Elementary School. Green Valley … [Read More]…

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