"All of man's works intrude upon nature - It is man's obligation to intrude harmoniously."
Alden B. Dow, c. 1958
Monday, September 29, 2008
ICFA Large Residential Project Gold Award: Is awarded to the nations top ICF residential project over 3,000 square feet.
ICFA Sustainability Project Gold Award: Is awarded to the nations top
Residential or Commercial ICF project which maximizes the energy
performance and minimizes the environmental footprint of a building.
Congratulation to the Homeowners and "Team Hybrid" members Adam Bearup of Hybrid Homes, LLC (Builder), Dave Russell of Wall Tech Products, LLC (Distributor), ourselves Image Design, LLC (Designer) and BuildBlock (Supplier) for winning these prestigious awards. Also a big thank goes out to all the behind the seen people who worked on this project, we could not of done it without all of you.
Wednesday, September 10, 2008
WHAT'S THE CLASS ABOUT?
LEED for Homes is a voluntary rating system that promotes the design and construction of high performance "green" homes. A green home uses less energy, water, and natural resources; creates less waste; and is healthier and more comfortable for the occupants. Benefits of a LEED home include lower energy and water bills; reduced greenhouse gas emissions; and less exposure to mold, mildew and other indoor toxins. LEED certification recognizes and rewards builders for meeting the highest performance standards, and gives homeowners confidence that their home is durable,healthy, and environmentally friendly.
After completing this course, you will be able to:
• Describe how LEED® for Homes can be applied to various residential
• Define the Rating System credit categories
• Understand the evolution of the LEED for Homes Rating System through the
• Communicate to stakeholders specific details of LEED for Homes
• Know where to go for additional resources and support
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Industry professionals seeking to increase their understanding of the LEED for Homes Rating System and green building strategies, benefits and resources
- Home Owners
- Product Supplier
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