Leed points / Guides

LEED for Homes Checklist
LEED Homes

The LEED for Homes Checklist

The checklist will help you understand the requirements for each LEED category, and help you decide on your targeted level of certification. It will not only b...

LEED for homes rating system.
LEED Homes

What is LEED?

...points earned, Platinum being the highest. Read about LEED for homes , LEED V4 , Passive House Certification and all other Green home rating systems for Canad...

The LEED rating system
LEED Homes

The LEED rating system

...LEED categories with a total of 136 available points, and a minimum amount is required to achieve certification. This point threshold is determined by the size ...

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LEED Frequently Asked Questions

...LEED building materials? There are no LEED certified materials, only buildings can be certified. There are certain products that can help earn LEED points by ...

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LEED project eligibility

...points or more to qualify for certification. Types of buildings eligible types of projects that are eligible: New Homes: Single family Multi housing (up to 3 fl...

LEED Platinum prefabricated home Kit
LEED Homes

LEED® Platinum prefab kit home has superior air quality and performance

...LEED Platinum House Kit, Montreal Ellen and Roman Szumski earned LEED® Platinum certification for their home in Labelle, in the Laurentian Mountains of Quebec...

Wall assemblies - new construction

Wood framing

...points towards LEED certification. Further reading on structures and material efficient framing techniques: About wood frame construction Material eff...

LEED Homes

Getting Started

...LEED The LEED ® Canada for Homes certification program is based on documentation of the building process and visual inspections by LEED certified Green Rate...

Aerial view of The Earth Rangers Centre (CNW Group/Earth Rangers)
LEED Homes

The Earth Rangers Retrofit a rEED Gold building and earn LEED Platinum

...LEED Platinum Certification from the Canada Green Building Council, for Existing Buildings (EB). The Earth Rangers Centre certified LEED Gold for New Constructi...

Mineral wool insulation in roof by Rockwool - LEED Platinum V4
Roof assemblies - new construction

Mineral wool insulation in roofs by Rockwool

...points for energy efficiency of LEED Platinum V4 because of the extensive use of mineral wool insulation, a slew of recycled materials and excellent interior ai...

Cambrian Black Granite

Granite counter tops

...LEED for Homes certification exists. To get a point for buying local, LEED has a limit of 800km by truck or 2400km by rail or water for the transportation of ...