13 Jun '14, 10pm

@WNCGBC: Greenbuilt North Carolina: what you need to know | WNC Green Building Council #avlgb

Greenbuilt North Carolina: what you need to know There are a lot of new home certification programs out there. What makes Greenbuilt NC unique, and why should you consider joining the program? First, third-party certification is something that homeowners and builders should definitely do. A home is the largest expense most people will ever have. Involving a trained third party to advocate for energy efficiency and green features is a very good idea. It shows that your builder is truly committed to building above-code homes, and isn’t afraid to back that up by having it tested and verified. Some builders claim to “build to a certified level, but not pay for the certification”. Maybe, but probably not. Our company finds something that needs extra attention on 99.9% of homes we work on – that’s why our builders hire us. To explain Greenbuilt NC’s place in the certification un...

Full article: http://wncgbc.org/blog/amy-musser/greenbuilt-north-caroli...

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