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Earth Advantage Builder Documents & Support


This page contains information and marketing materials for qualified Earth Advantage builders and remodelers using our program. Documentation is listed on each program offering along with a set of marketing documents available to all Earth Advantage builders. If you have any questions please contact your green building consultant

Home Certification

Earth Advantage Home Certification Information
Online Measures Overview
Online Measures Guide
Online Prerequisites
Certification Process
High Performance Home Cost Data Addendum
EAHC Requirements Whole Bldg. Mech. Ventilation
Energy Scoring & Cost Effective Package                               
Earth Advantage 2013 Target Energy Consumption
Technical Services Price List
Homeowner Manual

Energy Trust of Oregon® Documents

Trade Ally Initial Applications
Trade Ally Network Addendum - HVAC, Performance Testers, Verifiers and Raters
New Homes - Faxable Request Form for Certificate of Insurance

Northwest ENERGY STAR® Documents

Northwest ENERGY STAR Builder Enrollment
Thermal Enclosure Checklist
HVAC System Quality Installation Verifier Checklist
HVAC System Quality Installation Contractor Checklist
Water Management System Builder Checklist


Multifamily Certification

Project Submittal Form
Measures Resource Guide
Erosion Control Measures
Waste Management Plan
Thermal Bypass Checklist
Water Management System Checklist

Remodel Certification

Remodel Workflow
Sample Remodel Pillar Certificate
Sample Remodel Full Home Certificate
Remodel Homeowner Brochure Template

Zero Energy & Zero Energy Ready Certification

Earth Advantage Zero Energy & Zero Ready Ready Certification (fact sheet)
New Homes Measures Guide (for achieving Platinum Certification)

Marketing Documents

For any of the documents below if you would like printed copies please submit a request with your Green Building Consultant and we'll provide those within a week.

Home Certification Consumer Brochure (11 x 17" folded, color
Home Certification Overview (8.5 x 11", color, front only)

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The Benefits of Certification
Certified high-performance buildings are healthier, more efficient and show a documented increase in value.
Certified buildings are better buildings