Building the optimal customer-centric home: envelope assemblies, mechanical systems and the sale

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 · available on-demand

Cost: 
Free to view; $95 for credit
Length: 
85 minutes
  • OVERVIEW
  • REGISTRATION
  • CREDITS

Is your energy efficiency and sustainability message falling upon deaf ears?

Join us online to learn how to reframe the conversation and discuss the concept of a perfectly efficient home. We'll focus on meeting your customers' lifestyle desires while using every available dollar to generate the greatest savings. The key structural and mechanical components of a home will be reviewed; and we'll explain how to analyze the options available so that you can help your customers make the right building decisions.

Learn about Focus on Energy's New Homes Program

AS A RESULT OF THIS WEBINAR YOU WILL BE ABLE TO:

  • Explain the concept of energy optimization using dollars and why consumers value it
  • Describe the steps taken to accurately model and optimize a home's performance before you build
  • Define building and mechanical selections that maximize monthly savings
  • Identify simple specifications to save time and ensure consistent, predictable results
  • Verify the expected performance after construction
  • Explain the concept of the Perfectly Efficient Home to differentiate yourself from low-end builders that build cheap, inefficient homes

WHO SHOULD WATCH?

Builders, remodelers, contractors, code officials, building performance consultants, architects, designers, home inspectors, building suppliers, building trade instructors and students.

This webinar is free to view, $95 to take quiz for credit.

If you plan to view the webinar with others at a shared location, only one registration is needed. Separate registration is required for each individual requiring continuing education credit.

In order to receive credit for viewing this webinar, you'll need to pass a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be provided in your registration confirmation email.

Register now for credit

In order to receive credit for viewing this webinar, you'll need to pass a short quiz. A link to the quiz will be provided in your registration confirmation email. Separate registration is required for each individual requiring continuing education credit.

All credits have different expiration dates, so it is to your advantage to take the quiz as soon as possible.

GBCI We are a provider of GBCI approved courses for continuing education. This is a GBCI approved course and offers 1.5 CE hours. We are also a USGBC Education Partner.

NARI Eligible for 1.5 CEUs toward NARI Certification.

WI DSPS Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services has approved this training for 1.5 CEUs for the following credential: Dwelling Contractor Qualifier Certification. Note that you may not retake the same course for credit more than once during the 1-, 2- or 4-year term of your specific credential.

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