This resource provides recommendations on products and services. Built Green Canada’s Technical Standards Committee has approved these to help you earn points towards your project’s certifications—while helping estimators save time product sourcing!
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Energy & Envelope
Section 1 of our programs awards points for construction methods and types of products that contribute to reduced energy consumption, as well as alternative heating and electrical systems. View More
Materials & Methods
Section 2 rewards the use of durable, ethically sourced materials, low-maintenance, environmentally preferable products, recycling, and disaster preparedness. View More
Indoor Air Quality
Section 3 focuses on home's air quality. Products listed here can include materials that are low in VOCs, products made from all-natural materials, and filtration systems. View More
Section 4 covers the mechanical ventilation systems in the home, including fans, heat recovery, sealants, and more and is complimentary to the Indoor Air Quality section. View More
Section 5 deals with the handling of waste materials on and off the construction site and encourages recycling, repurposing, composting, and low-waste processes.
Section 6 encourages a reduction in the amount of water used inside and outside the home, as well as permeable surfaces, drought-tolerant plants, and rainwater collection. View More
Section 7 awards points for a building that supports the well-being of its occupants, physically and mentally, including natural elements, visitability, adaptability, and accessibility. View More
Section 8 deals with the responsible practices of the manufacturers, trades, and builders, including policy, eco-friendly vehicles, emergency preparedness, and training. View More
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Featured Product: syncFURNACE Tankless™ by Gradient Thermal Inc.
A 2-in-1 appliance that handles both space heating and domestic hot water from one space-saving unit—helping earn checklist points under Energy & Envelope (1.3.6, 188.8.131.52 & 184.108.40.206) and Business Practices (8.1.3 & 8.1.4)