Join us as we tour a conventional home builder who is committed to Energy Star and DOE Zero Energy ready home design and construction the Chicagoland region. See how a pretty basic new home design can go zero energy ready with minimal effort.
1) Under the basics of zero energy ready health home design
2) Articulate affordable above code strategies for homes that improve the welfare of occupants
3) Re iterate advanced framing and foam free energy efficiency techniques in standard home design
4) See how ventilation and radon venting fits in basic design
Continuing Education Units (CEUS)
1 hour in
Certified Green Professional (NARI & CGP)
Certified GreenHome Professional (CGHP)
State Architect / Builder License may be applicable
Instructor: Rick Thompson
At BrightLeaf Homes Rick brings a lot of passion and energy into the office. He’s a licensed real estate broker and handles the land search and market analytics, the acquisition and sale of properties, and matches the right home to the right people. Because according to him building people’s dreams is “an art and a science.”
Course Is Free by scrolling past payment form. Pay to access quiz and take it while you watch the session
The GreenHome Institute, formerly The Alliance for Environmental Sustainability (AES) is a 501(c)3 non-profit with a mission to empower people to make healthier and more sustainable choices in the renovation and construction of the places we live.