Durability risk assessment / Guides

LEED Homes

Getting Started

...durability risk assessment form outlining possible durability issues in your region, including measures taken to address them, and a checklist of completed durability measures. Once your files and inspections are completed, it is verified and sent to the CaGBC for final approval. From that point processing and final ...

Durability Risk Evaluation Form
LEED Homes

Durability Risk Evaluation Form

...durability risk evaluation and management plan means determining the specific risks and challenges your home would face - starting with the climate zone where you are building and moving on to building lot particulars. Two neighbouring homes will face many similar issues, but may have greatly differing ones as well. ...

Resilient Homes, why they're important in dealing with Climate Change
Lifestyle and environment

Resilient Homes; Why we need to build to withstand climate change events

...Assessment Alaska is experiencing many of the effects of a heating planet. The state’s temperatures are rising at twice the global average rate, with spring temperatures averaging about two to five degrees warmer than those of half a century ago. Fact: One of the more visible changes in the state is the retreat of ic...