building green: What are builders in your area doing about building green? - 09/09/11 09:48 AM
What are builders in your area doing about building green?
 
In Southern Oregon, Suncrest Homes follows the green building standards of Earth Advantage®, the 3rd largest independent certification program.  We have to do about 50 different things to our homes in order for them to be certified--for example, higher insulation values, better windows, tighter construction, products with lower toxicity, and lower moisture content in the wood used.
All of this is verified through a series of additional inspections, including a blower door test in which they pressurize the house to confirm how tight and well insulated it is.
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Charlie Hamilton, Suncrest Homes, Custom Home Builder - Southern Oregon (Suncrest Homes)

Charlie Hamilton

Suncrest Homes, Custom Home Builder - Southern Oregon

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