Cottage Home LEED for Homes Lakefront
Cottage Home Sets New Standard for Sustainable Lakefront Living
September 6, 2012, Comments Off

Using his home building expertise, Brian Bosgraaf started Cottage Home in 2000 specializing in building custom homes alo ...

Ravenswood Residence Chicago IL LEED Gold
Ravenswood Chicago LEED Gold Home
May 7, 2012, Comments Off

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Top 10 Neighborhood in Nation just got greener with new LEED Home
May 7, 2012, 1 Comment

The home at 1135 North Grove has earned LEED Platinum certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for achie ...

LEED and Living Building Challenge Workshops in Illinois
April 19, 2012, Comments Off

Earn the LEED Green Associate (LEED GA) and/or learn about LEED for Homes in an upcoming workshop! Mon. May 21 – B ...

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Worlds 1st LEED Platinum & NAHB Emerald Certified Gut Rehab
March 7, 2012, Comments Off

  The goal of this home was to take a foreclosed home in disrepair and turn it into a high performance, healthy, u ...

Illinois Net-Zero-Energy masterpiece producing 40 percent more energy than it consumes
February 13, 2012, 8 Comments

Starting with an eco-conscious dream for a truly green home transformed owner Michael Yannell’s Chicago residence ...

LEED platinum-certified home in Chicago is a showcase for stylish living
May 3, 2011, Comments Off

The total cost was $1.6 million. That may seem like a lot of money, but if you look at any other custom-built house this ...

News videos of LEED Gut Rehab
March 22, 2011, Comments Off

A recent AES project in Chicago has garnered national media attention.  Here are links to a few of the highlights: FOX ...

Chicago Magazine posts photos of LEED gut rehab
March 10, 2011, Comments Off

Chicago Magazine recently profiled a gut rehab home that achieved LEED Platinum certification, and included a photo tour ...

Prefab LEED Home Focus of Green Magazine
January 6, 2011, Comments Off

Chicago’s green consumer magazine, Mindful Metropolis, released their January issue with an article focusing on th ...