Green Building Fundamentals

Green building offers you and your team a best practices to help you design and construct efficient healthy homes that benefit the community the environment and your bottom line. These nine elements are literally your green building blocks.

Site planning and design

Minimize site impacts by shrinking the physical footprint of your development with more compact building and parking lot layouts and by taking care of trees and soil conditions during construction.


Green buildings and developments support strong communities by giving neighbors places to meet, establishing a sense of place and safety

Examine Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards and high-performance building energy design and sustainability evaluation systems. $441 includes $386 fee.

Green Building Fundamentals