Green Builder® Media Announces New Sponsors for VISION House® Los Angeles
Seattle, WA, March 1, 2012 - Green Builder Media recently announced new sponsors for the VISION House Los Angeles, a joint project between Green Builder Media and LA-based builder, Structure Home, scheduled to open in early June of this year in Pacific Palisades, CA.
Current calculations indicate that the energy performance for the home will be a 31% improvement over Title 24 requirements. The project is also aiming for a Tier 2 status with the Cal Green code which emphasizes optimized performance, durability, energy efficiency, water conservation, indoor air quality, efficient systems, and sustainable materials.
Additional certification goals for the project include Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Certification, California ENERGY STAR® Certification, and California Home Energy Efficiency Rating System (CHEERS) Verification.
The project recently welcomed national sponsors Leviton® (PV Solar, electrical car charging station, home automation devices), Orenco Systems® Incorporated (greywater system), Schluter®-Systems (tile installation systems), Bentley Prince Street® (carpeting), Noritz® (tankless water heaters), DuChateau® (hardwood flooring) and Gaggenau (luxury home appliances).
“As a general contractor, this is a very exciting opportunity to be able to bring in the top architects, designers, manufacturers, suppliers, subcontractors and field experts all working for a cause I feel very passionate about,” says Mark Sapiro of Structure Home.
Other sponsors include Trex®, Johns Manville, Kitchen Craft® Cabinetry, Uponor, Boise Cascade, Custom-Bilt Metals, Kichler® Lighting, Kohler®, Kohler® Generators, GeoFlow, Textural Designs, DuPont™, Beam Electrolux, Energy Star®, Trane® and Whirlpool® Corporation. Learn more about all our sponsors.
About Green Builder® Media
Green Builder® Media, LLC is the leading media company in the North American residential building industry focused exclusively on green building and responsible growth. With a comprehensive suite of print media, online options, demonstration homes, case studies, training and education vehicles, and live events, Green Builder Media assists building professionals prepare themselves for the new green economy.
About Structure Home
Organized in 1996, Structure Home is a builder of fine custom homes throughout the Los Angeles basin. Over the last fifteen years, the company has built a strong reputation for quality and integrity in West Los Angeles communities, specifically Santa Monica, Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Westwood, Beverly Hills, Bel Air, and Cheviot Hills. Over its history, Structure Home has assembled a talented team of designers, project managers, construction staff, support personnel and trade resources who all share a common goal: to build more than just homes – to build lifelong relationships with clients.