Building Low-Cost Green Homes - Lisle, IL (2.0 GBCI & AIA hrs)

  • Wednesday, June 06, 2012
  • 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Chicago Regional Council of Carpenter’s Facility, 4979 Indiana Ave., Lisle, IL 60532
  • 104


Please note that registration is non-refundable.
If you experience any registration difficulties or have questions please contact our office at 312-245-8300.
If you are a home builder, designer, or developer interested in building green homes, wading through all the information regarding green building can be overwhelming. Come hear Jon Sader, the former Construction Director of The Make it Right Foundation, who developed a process to build net‐zero housing affordably in New Orleans' hurricane ravaged Lower Ninth Ward. Jon will discuss his paradigm (and repeatable process) for building Platinum Certified Green homes for less cost than a conventionally built home.

Featured topics:
  • Advanced Framing Techniques
  • Smaller, yet more durable foundations
  • Small-Duct, High-Velocity HVAC
  • Using Solar PV to reduce energy bills
  • Using spray foam insulation to create energy efficient structures
  • 1:00 PM - 1:30 PM Registration
  • 1:30 PM - 4:00 PM Presentation
  • 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM Questions/Answers

*Food and beverage will be provided.

This program is sponsored by Unico, Inc. (manufacturer of the Unico System) and the Chicago Regional Council of Carpenters. 

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