Build It Green Member

“Green” is a modern buzz word. Listening to the media, one would think it is a new concept. This is not entirely accurate. Building a structure with the health of the occupants alongside the health of the environment has been employed since the dawn of man. Yet, to do so correctly in today’s complex world meeting demanding building codes requires a vast knowledge base. Combining Moore Construction’s field experience with Build It Green’s holistic environmental knowledge, we provide our clients with state of the art application of building methods and materials to achieve a balanced and Green Building. Josh is a LEED Certified Contractor and Build It Green member.

In practical terms, green building is a “whole-systems” approach to building that includes:

When implemented holistically, these strategies serve to preserve our environment for future generations by conserving natural resources and protecting air and water quality. They provide benefits for us today by increasing comfort and well-being and helping to maintain healthy air quality. Finally, green building strategies are good for everyone’s pocketbook by reducing maintenance and replacement requirements, reducing utility bills and lowering the cost of home ownership, and increasing property and resale values.

We look at each project and provide suggestions or methods that we can implement with which to improve in five main categories:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • Resource Conservation
  • Indoor Air Quality
  • Water Quality and Conservation
  • Community