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The Green Living and Building Center

The Green Living and Building Center

51 Bridge Street
Lambertville, NJ 08530
Lambertville, NJ 08530


Service area: 200 miles

Service Area: While we are based in New Jersey, internet, email, phone, and travel make long distance projects easy. We have consulted on projects across the country and generally readily serve the New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania areas easily.


The Green Living and Building Center is a collaborative of verteran partners providing a unique experience in the green market. Our partners provide an integrated green consulting, design, construction, education, and retail product center all under one roof. Specializing in high performacne design/build, LEED consulting, energy efficiency analysis and implementation, renewable energy design and financial analysis, green product guidance and selection, construction oversight/management.


We have completed a LEED Silver certified, Net Zero electric energy home in New Jersey and several other major new homes and addition projects focusing on incorporating green prinicples such as energy efficient building envelope design, non-toxic/local/sustainable harvested products, energy star rated appliances and lighting, natural ventilation, daylighting, geothermal, rain water harvesting, and renewable energy systems. Most recently we have been responsible for the LEED Platinum Pre-Certification of an 18,000sf commericial office building.


Our partenrs are among the leading experts in the area in their respective fields. Credentials held by the Green Center include BPI Certification, LEEDap, USGBC LEED Faculty, licensed architect in NJ, LEEDga, Green Advantage Certified instructor, Green Pro Certified instructor.

We pride ourselves on creating stunning designs while incorporating the latest green design principles and technology. We specialize in new custom residential & commercial projects as wells as interior renovations and additions/ renovations to any building type. We can provide complete, 'one-stop shopping' for all your sustainability needs by providing a complete Green/LEED design, solar energy design, construction management, integrated project delivery services including construction, and identification of grant/incentive opportunities for energy efficiency and renewable energy systems.

Jason Kliwinski, partner at the Green Center and and president of Designs for Life, received his Bachelors Degree in Architecture from the New Jersey Institute of Technology in Newark, NJ. Mr. Kliwinski is a licensed architect with over 13 years of experience in New Jersey and LEED accredited professional. He has tremendous project experience in a variety of building types. No project is too big or small. Jason is Immediate Past President of the American Institute of Architects for New Jersey, North East Regional Chair of the Committee on the Environment, and co-founder of the US Green Building Council New Jersey Chapter. Visit us at our website to view our green building projects, including the LEED Silver Certified Holmes-Rulli Residence.