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leed for homes
LEED for HOMES
is a rating program developed by the U. S. Green Building
Council to evaluate objectively environmental issues. These
LOCATION AND LINKAGES:
Where you develop your home has a major impact on the
environment and how people live.
If you develop your site with sensitivity, you can "do no harm"
to the environment, and maybe even help restoration efforts.
Our water is limited, if renewable, Use it conservatively and
protect its purity.
ENERGY AND ATMOSPHERE:
Use as little as possible and leave a healthy earth for future
MATERIALS and RESOURCES:
Learn where things come from and the resources needed to
Create a healthy environment for you and your loved ones.
AWARENESS and EDUCATION:
Analyze, record, and share your experiences.
photo by Anthony Holmes