Green Building and Energy Efficiency

Explore this section to learn about how you can save natural resources and money with green building, energy-efficient and sustainable construction and remodeling. Plus, find a Certified Green Professional builder or remodeler in your community to create your own green dream home.

Knowledge, Skills, Experience: The Certified Green Professional

The NAHB Certified Green Professional (CGP)™ designation is a reliable way to identify builders, remodelers, manufacture...

Assess Your Home’s Efficiency with an Energy Audit

Conducting a do-it-yourself home energy audit is a fast, relatively simple way to assess how much energy your home consu...

Intro to Green Building for Consumers

Are you interested in saving environmental resources – and saving money? Learn about green, energy-efficient and sustain...

Decoding Energy Efficiency Lingo

Become an informed consumer by learning what the most common residential energy-efficient buzzwords really mean.

Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency with Technology

Today's home buyers are looking for ways to incorporate home technologies that increase the long-term value of their hou...

Easy Tips to Create an Energy-Efficient Home

Here is a list of helpful suggestions that can help you reduce energy consumption in your household.