Below you will find links to external sites you can explore to learn more about particular subjects. An informed consumer is more likely to get what they ultimately want.
If any of these links are no longer functional please contact us and let us know so we can fix the link. If you have found another particularly useful link please let us know so we can consider it for inclusion on this list.
- Inspectapedia is a home maintenance resource every homeowner should know about. It is a free Encyclopedia of Building & Environmental Inspection, Testing, Diagnosis, Repair.
- Sustainable by Design Tools offer some free passive solar design tools that are easy to use to assist with passive solar design. We use a more complex suite of software for our modeling but many will find this a great resource.
- Resource Conservation Technology has some great products for green roofs, rainwater harvesting, thermal envelope sealing,
- DSIRE is a regularly updated website covering state and federal tax incentives for sustainable building.
- Go Green New Mexico llc offers services for obtaining a multitude of green ratings such as leeds, BGNM, HERs etc
- Green Building Advisor has many informative articles on green building and living.
- Material Life, an in-depth source for determining the embodied energy of construction materials.
- Deep energy retrofit guide contains a very good guide for how to make you existing home more energy efficient.
- Energy Star Thermal Bypass Checklist explains what thermal bypass is and presents options for how to avoid this type of energy loss.