Green Building References

(These links will take you to websites not associated or affiliated with Meridian Mark Management. Links are not endorsements and Meridian Mark Management is not responsible for external content.)

For information on Green Programs and Certifications:

  • US Green Building Council and LEED. Information on the LEED program and how a home qualifies for the individual rating programs.  www.usgbc.org
  • ENERGYSTAR®. Government sponsored site that details what products and services have earned the ENERYSTAR® seal. www.energystar.gov
  • American Lung Association. Tips for energy efficiency as well as simple things you can do to improve indoor air quality in your home.  http://www.healthhouse.org/iaq/
  • National Association of Homebuilders. Information and guidelines for the National Association of Homebuilders’ green building program.  http://www.nahbgreen.org/

 

For information on geothermal heating and cooling, the most efficient and environmentally friendly heating and cooling system available today:

  • Geothermal Heat Pump Consortium.  Reference and resource information for geothermal - an environmentally friendly and cost-effective heating and cooling alternative.  http://www.geoexchange.org/

Where possible, Meridian Mark Management companies select development sites in existing communities and on reclaimed land.  For more information on infill development:

 For information on tax incentives and rebate programs:

For information on energy-efficient landscaping:

 

For information on energy efficiency in modular home construction:

For information on energy efficiency and insulation:

For more information on energy efficiency and windows:

For information on renovation of existing homes to incorporate green features and save money on energy costs: 

For information on green products used by our builders:

 

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