Real Estate

March 12, 2010 10:03 AM

Chandler Design Build wins big with home’s energy-saving envelope

After 33 years in the residential construction business and even longer as an environmentalist, Michael Chandler of Chandler Design Build stood before renowned sustainability professionals at Build Well 2010 in Sausalito, Calif., and argued against subsidized weatherization and tax credits for improving energy efficiency. He received national recognition in January when he was named the National Association of Home Builders Certified Green Building Professional of the Year. A green-built house he entered for the Energy Value Housing Award won a silver award.

Related content

Comments

Videos

More Videos

Faith leaders protest outside of Rep. Devin Nunes' office 0:54

Faith leaders protest outside of Rep. Devin Nunes' office

Solemn arrival at RDU Airport 0:56

Solemn arrival at RDU Airport

Outer Banks residents brace for Hurricane Maria 1:04

Outer Banks residents brace for Hurricane Maria

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism 1:44

More NFL players sit, take a knee following Trump criticism

Triangle doctor named one of the best in the country 1:47

Triangle doctor named one of the best in the country

Green Hope boys soccer stays hot despite new roster 1:00

Green Hope boys soccer stays hot despite new roster

Maria churns northward off the coast of NC 0:28

Maria churns northward off the coast of NC

Should Selma Middle School stay in local hands? 0:55

Should Selma Middle School stay in local hands?

Protesters disrupt GOP health care hearing 0:21

Protesters disrupt GOP health care hearing

A drought helped set the stage for the Syrian War 1:41

A drought helped set the stage for the Syrian War

  • Sir Walter under contract to be sold

    Video: The historic Sir Walter Hotel in downtown Raleigh is slated to be sold. The building now has 140 units for elderly, low income residents. Under the proposal, they will have to move out by 2020.