LEED in Motion: Residential
This free report features interviews with the best and brightest residential minds and profiles on high-achieving LEED for Homes projects. Discover how LEED Certified homes, apartments and condominium buildings are transforming the industry and lives across the globe.
How to Green Your Home
Reducing your home's carbon footprint needn't be a daunting path. Whether making a few simple, cost-effective decisions (e.g., switching to fluorescent light bulbs and recycling more refuse) or making the commitment to retrofit your inefficient home, you can and should get started!
Embracing a path toward a LEED Certified home -- one designed and constructed in accordance with the rigorous guidelines of the LEED for Homes green building certification program -- is a bit more complex, but, again. very do-able and worthwhile. Click on the video below to learn about the advantages of living in a green home
Another terrific source to connect to ideas, advice and green-home professionals is the USGBC's Green Home Guide. Lastly, below you will find some particulars you'll need to know in order to pursue LEED for Homes Certification.
LEED for Homes
All projects pursuing LEED for Homes Certification must have a LEED for Homes Green Rater perform the required onsite verification. Green Raters have the following responsibilities ... click here to learn more.
LEED for Homes Providers
All Green Raters work with LEED for Homes Provider Organizations to complete the verification process for each LEED for Homes project ... click here to learn more.
Why Do I Need An
First, click here to review a short, informative video that explains what home performance is all about. Second, you should have an
energy audit because it will ... click here to learn more.
Green Homes Q&A
Need more information about greening your home? The USGBC's Green Home Guide has an outstanding "Ask a Pro" archive of advice. It also allows individuals to post questions, which adds to the treasure trove of valuable information. To access this valuable resource, click on the image below.