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From the Source: Allegheny Mountain Hardwood

by HudsonWoods

White Oak is an important material at Hudson Wood. It is one of the central focal points and design elements at every home. It covers the floors, some of the ceilings, cabinets and even some walls. This white oak is special. Starting from where the tree is grown, to how the log is cut, to the uniqueness and story of each board that makes this wood such an exceptional product.

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Using Nest at Hudson Woods

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As Spring approaches and temperatures begin to rise, we would like to convey some details about our energy use at Hudson Woods. With the Nest learning thermostat, we are able to track how we utilize energy through monthly reports and notifications. Nest learning thermostats learn temperature preferences in each zone of the house.

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Hudson Woods Tree House

by HudsonWoods

One of our upgrade options at Hudson Woods that best captures the imagination of both kids and those who are kids at heart, is the treehouse. Designed with a touch of nostalgic sensibility, the tree house creates an active zone that empowers kids to explore the outdoors and spend time in nature.

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Repurposing Found Bluestone

by HudsonWoods

As construction at Hudson Woods progresses, with foundations being poured at lots 14 & 19, we would like to convey some compelling facts about our site work. Our land use strategy includes utilizing raw materials from the property to create finished products. Gravel used to construct roads and driveways at Hudson Woods is being made from stone on the property. The stone is mined as a byproduct of excavation work already taking place for our house foundations and storm water retention ponds.

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Test Drive in the Hudson Valley

by HudsonWoods

As many of you may have noticed at our launch party, we have recently been quite keen on BMW’s i3, their first fully dedicated electric vehicle. We have been seeking a smart transportation solution to use between the city and Hudson Woods and around the Hudson Valley.

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From the Source: Saunderskill Farm

by BrittainStone

Only 12 miles from the Hudson Woods property, Saunderskill Farms is, according to many documents the second oldest farm operating in the country. Still in the hands of the original family, the Schoonmakers, the farm dates back to over 300 years when Peter Stuyvesant himself granted 300 acres of land to Lieutenant Hendrik J Schoonmaker as a payment for military service.

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Empowering Sustainable Living

by HudsonWoods

It is exciting to hear this week from Treehugger.com that electric car sales are growing by more than 100% year-over-year. Electric cars have zero tailpipe emissions, they help tremendously to reduce our greenhouse gas emissions, and they cut our addiction to oil, improving national energy security.

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