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Top 10 Best Practices for Today’s Homebuilder

May 16, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join BetterBuiltNW for this free one-day training and learn the latest and greatest techniques being used today to build energy-efficient homes.

Gain info that every builder must know to stay on top of building code changes and ahead of homebuyer expectations—and earn 7 CEUs while you’re at it!

This training will cover our Top 10 “Good, Better & Best” approaches to quality home construction and will share practical insights from the job site. The topics presented will help you stay on top of your game and increase the energy efficiency, comfort, and durability of the homes you’re building.

Attendees will learn about:

  • Common barriers to energy-efficient home construction
  • Building science fundamentals & moisture management
  • Ways to improve envelope design & performance
  • Advanced mechanical systems, lighting, & appliances
  • New + existing utility programs & energy-efficiency incentives

After the training, participants are invited to join us for happy hour to continue the conversation. Local energy efficiency program raters and builders who are already using these techniques in their homes will be on hand to share ideas and answer questions.

CEs: 7 CEs with CCB, AIA, ICC & 3.5 units with BPI (pending approval)
Audience: Building industry professionals (builders, raters/verifiers, architects, subcontractors, & code officials)
Instructors: Bruce Sullivan of BASE zero LLC
Questions? Contact [email protected] or 503-968-7160 x20.

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May 16, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Central Oregon Association of REALTORS
2112 NE 4th St
Bend, OR 97701
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