LIVE image
Here's a free webinar (this Wednesday, July 8, at 4 p.m. ET) for you green contractor types about getting the subs on board — or at least in line with the goals of green. Chances are good that there will be things worth knowing for non-professionals, too.
Most contractors use trade contractors for the majority of the work on their projects. Effectively managed trade contractors assure higher performance, minimize rework and reduce warranty and callbacks. Carl will address how to create performance-based management systems focusing on the major components of green building. Attendees will see examples of management systems along with guidelines for creating them for their own businesses.
The presenter, Carl Seville of Seville Consulting, is a 30-year veteran of home renovation and construction... a green builder, educator, and residential sustainability consultant. He's also a regular contributor at GreenBuildingAdvisor.com. Register for the free webinar. More webinars coming up.

If you enjoyed this article, sign up for BuildingGreen email updates:

*

Comments

1 renewable energy and solar en posted by Solar Energy Training on 07/06/2009 at 10:42 am

renewable energy and solar energy are on the rise and experiencing dramatic growth. President Obama recently signed a $787 billion recovery package into law. The New Energy for America Plan lays the groundwork for big change.

2 Great, and if you are a contr posted by Bryan on 09/09/2009 at 03:51 pm

Great, and if you are a contractor, I suggest reading The Contractor Image, it is a great marketing book for contractors.


— Share This Posting!

Recent Discussions

posted by jstensland
on Jul 15, 2015

Word of caution: some friends had a terrible time using Cali Bamboo interior products. It was difficult to get the company to take any...

posted by ccnyIP
on May 20, 2015

I Have been in construction for many years and am now finishing my degree in mechanical engineering. I am truly amazed at reviews of many things...

posted by pmelton
on Apr 30, 2015

Here's a quick explanation of what a hygrothermal...

Recent Comments


What Is a Hygrothermal Building Assessment?

Vasant Mungara says, "Never knew that buildings are assessed for moisture and heat check as well. Informative post on managing energy and moisture with equal intensity. .." More...


7 Tips to Get More from Mini-Split Heat Pumps in Colder Climates

Michelle Lamerato says, "I'm building a 200 sq. ft. tiny house (TH) out of SIPs in SE Michigan to park at a year-round campsite with 30 amp service. I was considering a mini..." More...


How Much Insulation Is Enough?

Joe Jackson says, "I have film on the windows that get direct summer sunlight, and none on the ones that don't. Same idea. Put the money where it pays off. The..." More...

Alex Wilson says, "Great question. We should be examining and challenging recommendations like ours on recommended R-values. Unlike with windows, though, opaque walls..." More...

Tristan Roberts says, "Joe, that's an interesting comment. BuildingGreen has long advocated for tuning the insulation and solar gain properties of glazing by orientation..." More...