Video Highlights SmartHaus Libertyville on 2016 GreenBuilt Home Tour & Attendee Reactions

Click here for a look inside the SmartHaus in Libertyville, one of 12 homes featured on the 2016 GreenBuilt Home Tour, and see to what attendees had to say about their time on the tour.

Annual Chicagoland Home Tour Showcases the Latest in Smart Meters & Money-saving Smart Home Technology – Press Release

For more information: Brian Imus, Ex. Director USGBC-Illinois 312- 245-8300 x201 [email protected] Annual Chicagoland Home Tour Showcases the Latest in Smart Meters & Money-saving Smart Home Technology   Chicago, IL – The biggest trend emerging this year on the 2016 GreenBuilt Home Tour is smart home technology and tools that empower residents to save money and […]

ANNUAL CHICAGOLAND GREENBUILT HOME TOUR HOMES ANNOUNCED – gb&d

Tour Showcases Sustainable, Energy Efficient Homes by Chicago’s Leading Architects & Home Builders The 2016 GreenBuilt Home Tour, held this year on July 23- 24, will feature 13 one-of-a-kind homes that demonstrate the present and future of residential design and building innovation. Among the trends this year are healthy homes that allow for Aging in Place. This […]

Here are Three of the Unique Green Houses You Can See on This Year’s GreenBuilt Home Tour – Sustainable Chicago Magazine

Here are Three of the Unique Houses You Can See on This Year’s GreenBuilt Home Tour Posted by Matt Baker on July 12, 2016 Demonstrating the present and future of sustainable residential design, the lineup of houses has been announced for the fourth annual Chicagoland GreenBuilt Home Tour. Hosted by USGBC-Illinois, the GreenBuilt Home Tour […]

Annual Chicagoland Tour Showcases the Latest in Healthy Home Trends – Press Release

    For Immediate Release For more information: Brian Imus, Ex. Director USGBC-Illinois 312-245-8300 x201 [email protected] Annual Chicagoland Tour Showcases the Latest in Healthy Home Trends  Chicago, IL – The 2016 GreenBuilt Home Tour, held this year on July 23- 24, will feature 13 one-of-a-kind homes that demonstrate the present and future of residential design and building […]

Annual Chicagoland GreenBuilt Home Tour Homes Announced – Press Release

Tour Showcases Sustainable, Energy Efficient Homes by Chicago’s Leading Architects & Home Builders For Immediate Release For more information: Brian Imus, Ex. Director USGBC-Illinois312- 245-8300 x201 [email protected] Chicago, IL – Information and photos of the homes featured on this year’s Chicagoland GreenBuilt Home Tour are now available. A list of the homes on the tour […]

Pembroke Country Net-Zero Home Featured in Kankakee Daily Journal

Pembroke Township welcomes one-of-a-kind home By Robert Themer Jun 18, 2016 On a very low-volume gravel road in eastern Pembroke Township, hidden from view by trees in full summer dress, stands what is undoubtedly one of the most unusual homes in Kankakee County. With its unusual “butterfly” roof, designed to capture the most of the […]

USGBC-Illinois GreenBuilt Home Tour: 16 homes demonstrate energy savings, sustainable residential construction achievements – Chicago Construction News

The 2015 GreenBuilt Home Tour was featured in the October 2015 Chicago Construction News magazine on pages 12- 15.  Click the link below to find out more about the 2015 tour. Read More

Right-Sized Oak Park Home featured on Treehugger

A Chicago house that is “healthy, efficient, and right-sized for comfortable living” July 24, 2015 – Treehugger There’s a whole village of green houses open for touring in Chicago this weekend, and one of them is a Passive House with a catchy name: the Right-Sized Oak Park Home. It’s designed by Architect Tom Bassett-Dilley, and […]

Tour to feature net-zero energy homes, tools and tips for homeowners – Daily Herald

Daily Herald – July 21, 2015 The U.S. Green Building Council-Illinois will hold its third annual GreenBuilt Home Tour in 16 homes on the weekend of July 25-26. It helps raise public awareness about healthy and sustainable homebuilding practices in real-world applications. Read more…