Environmentally friendly home-building store opens in Chattanooga


A home-building store that carries regionally sourced and environmentally friendly materials has opened in Chattanooga.

Green's Eco Build & Design aims to fill a void its owners say they noticed locally for the type of products they plan to sell.

The shop's location at 1510 Riverside Drive was a gas station then a liquor store before Tyler Smith, 33, and Sam Young, 35, renovated it in shades of green and reclaimed-wood accents.

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