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Western North Carolina Green Building Council

Steps To Certify A Green Built Home

stepsIt's easy!

  1. Contact the WNC Green Building Council (WNCGBC) with questions or interest in certifying a Green Built NC Home. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 828.254.1995.
  2. Join the WNCGBC as a Business Member and receive a discount on each home registration.
  3. Visit the Webinars to to purchase the on demand Green Built NC Orientation Course. This course must be completed before a certificate can be issued.(COMING SOON)
  4. Review the Checklist and indicate possible points. Complete the New Home Registration Form and pay per home fee
  5. Work with a Certified Green Built NC Rater to review your checklist, perform the Green Built NC inspections as well as the required HERS rating. List of Green Built NC Certified HERS Raters
  6. Sign up to become a RESNET Energy Smart Builder.
  7. Schedule an appointment with your Rater to perform the HERS modeling.
  8. Schedule inspections during construction:
    • At completion of framing and before insulation
    • After insulation
    • At the home's completion
  9. Build your next Green Built NC Home!