Earth Advantage New Homes
This third-party "seal-of-approval" program helps builders create energy-efficient, healthy and resource-wise homes for their clients. An Earth Advantage New Homes certification lets home buyers know their home's performance has been verified, and that greener materials, systems, and construction techniques were used
LEED for Homes
A nationally recognized standard that rewards builders for meeting the highest performance standards, and gives homeowners the assurance that their home is durable, healthy, and environmentally friendly.
Northwest ENERGY STAR
Designed for builders looking to make their new home projects energy efficient, the program consists of points earned through a variety of features and construction techniques.
Energy Performance Score (EPS)
The EPS is not a certification, but a home energy rating system similar to the miles-per-gallon (MPG) rating for the auto industry.