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: Hiring a Certified Green Professional

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

Introduction to Green Building for Consumers

Learn about energy-efficient and sustainable design, construction and remodeling so you can create your own green dream ...

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...

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.

Improve Your Home’s Energy Efficiency with Technology

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

Decoding Energy Efficiency Lingo

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