M Squared Builders & Designers Recognized as Home Innovation NGBS Green Partner of Excellence
Local Builder Applauded for Excellence in Advancing High-Performance Mainstream Home Building
By: M Squared Builders & Designers
M Squared Builders & Designers certifies all new construction homes to the NGBS standards. These certified homes include energy and resource-conserving features such as SEER 17 heat pumps, hybrids of spray-foam and formaldehyde-
"I'm honored that my company has been recognized by Home Innovation,"
To earn certification to the National Green Building Standard, a home must meet rigorous criteria in six categories – Lot & Site Development;
Since January 2009, when the National Green Building Standard (NGBS) became the first residential green building rating system to be approved by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), Home Innovation Research Labs has certified over 175,560 green single-family and apartment homes, and more than 1,680 lots within green residential land developments. (For more details on current certification numbers, visit www.homeinnovation.com/
For more information on M Squared Builders & Designers, visit www.msquaredbuilders.com or call 919-620-8535.
ABOUT M SQUARED BUILDERS & DESIGNERS: M Squared Builders & Designers is an award-winning company dedicated to creating healthy green living environments for new homebuyers and existing homeowners in ways that enhance individual health with the least impact to our natural environment. The company offers services in new home construction, major remodeling and kitchen renovations.
ABOUT HOME INNOVATION RESEARCH LABS: Home Innovation Research Labs, located in Upper Marlboro, Md., is a full-service research, testing, and consulting firm determined to improve the quality, durability, affordability, and environmental performance of single- and multifamily homes and home building products – in short, we aim to perfect the home. Founded in 1964 as a subsidiary of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), our team has been integral in solving many of our client's most difficult product and technology issues, and helping to introduce some of the most groundbreaking innovations in residential construction. Through an interdisciplinary research approach – including market research, building science analysis, laboratory testing, and standards development – we help to find a home for innovation in the residential construction industry.