May 6, 2016 4 Tips for Talking Green to Your Home Buyers By Don KnappGreen and energy efficient home features appeal to home buyers for a wide range of reasons. As a real estate agent, you can help...
May 5, 2016 6 Ways to Improve Jobsite Air Quality As a contractor, you may not be responsible for the products that a consumer chooses to use in his or her home, but you can control the...
April 21, 2016 Creating Demand for Deeper Energy Retrofits By Don KnappIf you want to spark a lively debate, ask a green building professional about deep energy retrofits. How do we get more homeowners...
April 6, 2016 Build Green Joins UC Berkeley on Innovative Oakland EcoBlock Project Build It Green is proud to join a team of premier experts and researchers who have been awarded a California Energy...
April 6, 2016 6 Ways to Promote Your NAR Green Designation If you’re a real estate pro who has earned the National Association of REALTORS® Green Designation, congratulations: Your certification...
March 15, 2016 HPXML: A Common Language Structure for Home Energy Efficiency By Don KnappOne of the next big leaps in home energy efficiency and market transformation hinges not on some new energy-saving...
March 15, 2016 California and GreenPoint Rated: Leaders in Zero Net Energy By Don KnappThanks to their energy-efficient design and energy offsets, Zero Net Energy (ZNE) buildings, which produce as...
March 2, 2016 What Do Real Estate Agents Have to Do with Raters? Green real estate has been one of the featured themes at this week’s RESNET 2016 Conference. As a rater, are you keeping up with...
March 2, 2016 Water Efficiency Code Updates for Local Governments In April 2015, Governor Jerry Brown directed the State Water Resources Control Board to implement mandatory water reductions in cities...
March 2, 2016 5 Questions to Ask When a Home Has Solar Panels Whether you’re representing the buyer or the seller of a home with solar panels, be sure you know the answers to these five questions. Who...
March 2, 2016  How Do You Select Green Building Products? There are many factors to take into consideration when selecting materials for a build or remodel project. Unfortunately, there's...