Healthier Homes: How to Cost-Effectively Deliver Buyers’ Must-Have Features

Appeal to today’s health-conscious home buyer and add to your profits by creating healthy living environments. While thoughtfully designed construction can result in a high performing, comfortable building, it doesn’t guarantee a healthier home. Understanding the use of proper construction envelope techniques, efficiently designed and functioning ventilation systems and avoiding products with harmful chemicals are critical. Explore these best practices and more, get consumer insights into the importance of health and wellness in their next home and learn tips for reducing liability and enhancing occupant health—all while increasing your bottom line.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explore how to build healthier homes that achieve higher profits and market visibility.
  2. Assess how to make natural, sustainable, and responsible choices before, during, and after the building process that make healthier homes cost-effective and achievable.
  3. Mitigate indoor air quality challenges during design.
  4. Examine how to build a home that is both energy-efficient and healthy.

Credits: 1 AIA | LU,  0.1 NKBA | CEU,  1 NAHB | CE hour(s)