Attnention Boise Home Builders! Want to learn more about building green homes in Idaho? Main Idaho Real Estate Insights
Learn how green homes provide buyers with lower energy costs and higher value brought to you by the Southwest Idaho Building Contractors Association.

This 2-day course for building professionals discusses strategies for incorporating green-building principles into homes without driving up the cost of construction. You will learn how green homes provide buyer’s lowermaintenance, better indoor air quality and better long-term value. Techniques are also discussed forcompetitively differentiating your home products with increased in-door environmental quality as well
as energy and resource efficiency.

As a graduate of this course, you will be able to:
• Locate and design green building development sites.
• Control moisture and durability for each component of the building envelope, effectively.
• Employ resource-efficient materials to achieve comfortable, safe and sustainable buildings.
• Strategize ways to meet, exceed and verify green building energy efficiency requirements
• Implement indoor and outdoor water conservation practices.
• Achieve indoor air quality.
• Consider green building objectives in a remodeling project.
• Explain a homeowners and builder’s role in effective operation and maintenance of a green home
• Apply successful business management, marketing and sales strategies to sell green.

For more information contact Mercedes at the BCA office @ 377-3550 or Chuck Miller @ 229-2553

Posted by tlangford at 2/26/2010 2:00:00 PM
Comments (2)
Re:Attnention Boise Home Builders! Want to learn more about building green homes in Idaho?

This course has been revised to cover the new National Green Building Standard. The Standard applies to single-family and multi-family homes and also to remodeling.

Chuck Miller
Posted by on 2/26/2010 12:46 PM
Re:Attnention Boise Home Builders! Want to learn more about building green homes in Idaho?
One other comment.

NAHB is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this course will be reported to CES Records for AIA members by the Provider. Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are available upon request.

This course counts towards 12 HSW/SD AIA credits.


President / Builder ? Chuck Miller Construction Inc.
(208) 229-2553
Posted by on 2/26/2010 12:50 PM


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