Serving as a Verifier for LEED® Homes since 2008 when the program was first piloted in Canada, our team at Building Knowledge Canada has extensive experience successfully certified projects spanning across hundreds of homes. Our depth of knowledge in residential energy performance and environmental design is second to none when it comes to helping builders achieve success with LEED®.
An internationally recognized certification of building excellence and environmental responsibility, LEED® is an excellent marketing tool.
lower energy bills
lower water bills
improved indoor air quality
lowers susceptibility to mold, mildew and other indoor contaminants
As a long-standing member of the Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) and the new LEED® for Homes v4 Technical Review Committee, Building Knowledge Canada has an in-depth understanding of this rating system and the most cost-effective strategies for achieving certification. Builders who are certified through Building Knowledge Canada receive a suite of training options, including design charrettes, trades training, building science information, codes, and marketing material along with their official certificate.
“Building Knowledge is Mattamy’s integral partner when facing the many building science challenges we encounter in bringing new communities to market. From building science consultation, to ENERGY STAR® testing and training, to regulatory updates and programs, Building Knowledge is instrumental in providing Mattamy the information and tools we need to make sound business decisions and provide well built homes to our customers.”