LEED for Homes

http://www.motherearthnews.com/green-homes/leed-for-homes.aspx

LEED for Homes is a rating system developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) to evaluate green homes. The checklist includes these categories:

  • Location and Linkages
  • Sustainable Sites
  • Water Efficiency
  • Indoor Environmental Quality
  • Materials and Resources
  • Energy and Atmosphere
  • Homeowner Awareness
  • Innovation and Design Process

The USGBC also offers '16 WAYS TO GREEN YOUR HOME.' Download the PDF by clicking here.