Built Green® Events

Built Green® Continuing Education Programs
Are you a Homeowner, Builder, Realtor, Banker, Appraiser or
someone just interested in Sustainable/Green building practices?  If so, you are invited to attend one, some or all of the Built Green® Workshops being offered beginning in September!  For workshop dates, times and topics see below.

1.September 28, 2017: The Case for Building Green and How to Certify - 6:30-8:00PM

Learn a little history of the Built Green program
The marketing and resale advantage of a Certified Built Green home We will walk through the sections
of checklist and explain process There will be time for discussion and questions along the way
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2. October 26, 2017: Required & Qualifying Credits on the Built Greent® Checklist, & The Team Spirit - 6:30-8:00PM
Oveview of all the sections and discussion about the points with suggestions Learn About the ala Carte nature of
the checklist and how to pick from it Discuss the Teamwork necessary from subs and suppliers
Questions and discussion throughout
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3. November 30, 2017: A Look at Site and Water - Managing Storm Water - 6:30-8:00PM
Overview of Site and Water Section
Discuss the reasons for LID
Explore the myriad of ways to implement LID features Q & A
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4. January 2018 25, 2018: Achieving Energy Independence with Better Insulation, Design, and Solar - 6:30-8:00PM
Overview of Energy Efficiency Section Discuss
Envelope Improvements
Choosing Equipment and Lighting for the Home Q&A
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5. February 22, 2018: Providing a Healthy Home: Good Building Practices to Eliminate Toxins - 6:30-8:00PM
Overview of Health & Indoor Air Quality Section
Better Building Techniques & Material Choices are the 1st Step to Better Health
Mechanical Equipment Must be Chosen Wisely
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6. March 29, 2018: Wise Use of Materials to Conserve Resources and Protect Our Pocketbooks - 6:30-8:00PM
Overview of Materials Efficiency Section
How Good Design and a Commitment to Voluntary Simplicity Use Fewer Resources Sourcing
Materials: local, recycled, repurposed and more
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7. April 26, 2018: Operating and Managing Your Built Greent® Home - 6:30-8:00PM
Overview of Operation, Maintenance & Homeowner Education section Home
Owner Information About Maintaining Your Home
Discuss non-poisonous ways to tackle pests, weeds and other irritants Q&A
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8. May 31, 2018: Case Studies of Deep Green Homes; 3 or more examples - 6:30-8:00PM
Trudy's House: Accessibilty and Freedom from high utilities
Silas and Carla's: Renewing a 1904 house for another 100 year run Abbott's
Alley: Urban lnfil example
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