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Here’s a growing collection of information and tips by and for members of Greenbelt’s 1,600-member housing co-op Greenbelt Homes Inc (GHI). This content has passed muster with the Greenbelt Online Editorial Committee but has not been approved by GHI staff or Board of Directors. We welcome their additions and corrections – especially corrections, because to be most helpful, the information here needs to be accurate.

Members are invited to contribute photos and tips and to suggest topics they’d like covered here by emailing editor@greenbeltonline.com).

 

Homes

  • Screened-in Porches – images of screened-in porches seen around GHI.
  • Small-House Solutions – photos and details from members of their storage and space-saving problems.
  • Bold Colors for Small Rooms – photos and details from 15 GHI homes. Not a white wall in the bunch.
  • Masony Kitchen Renovations.– photos, and tips by winners of the Architecture Review Committee’s Kitchen Renovation Contest – a great resource on GHI’s website.
  • Frame Kitchen Renovations – more photos, and tips by winners of the Architecture Review Committee’s Kitchen Renovation Contest. On GHI’s website.
  • Bathroom Renovations – photos and tips by winners of the Architecture Review Committee’s Bathroom Renovation Contest..On GHI’s website.

Coming soon:

  • Variety of GHI home styles and plans, plus their architecturally significant features. Thanks to help from Isabelle Gournay, Stephen Oetken and  Aaron Marcavitch,
  • Photos of additions for each home type.
  • Building an addition – the step-by-step approval process.

Gardens

Garden Make-Overs and More

 Plant Ideas

Help for Gardeners

Social

  • Join the Unofficial GHI Facebook Group on Facebook for tips and discussion of topics related solely to GHI homes, yards, and GHI itself. To find recommendations, click on the group name, then put “contractor,” “plumber” or whatever in the “Search this group” box.
  • Super-Easy Neighborhood Parties covers a potluck dinner at 5 Court Ridge.