Press Release (ePRNews.com) - Feb 21, 2017 - The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental design) rating system, developed by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), is the foremost program for buildings, homes and communities that are designed, constructed, maintained and operated for improved environmental and human health performance.
3530 Michigan Ave., is located in Cincinnati, OH’s highly desirable neighborhood of Hyde Park. This is a 4,388 square foot custom craftsman style home (http://legendarycustomhomes.com/homes-for-sale/). Features include locally crafted hardwood flooring, a detached garage, drought tolerant plants, and an outdoor fireplace.
Cincinnati, OH based Legendary Custom Homes achieved LEED Gold homes certification for implementing practical and measurable strategies and solutions aimed at achieving high performance, and after going through rigorous tests, measurements, and on-site inspections.
Certification was awarded after being ranked on a variety of factors including:
· Sustainability of home site
· Water efficiency
· Energy savings
· Energy and atmosphere
· Resource and material usage
· Indoor air quality
· Innovative design
· Location and transportation
LEED certification continues to be a highly sought out designation by all types of organizations and developers around the world. As of February 14th, 2017 the USGBC (http://www.usgbc.org/articles/usgbc-statistics) reported that in addition to residential homes, almost 800 state government projects had been certified, along with 1,850 K-12 projects.
“Market transformation happens one building at a time. The Legendary Custom Homes project understands the value of LEED and has exemplified extraordinary leadership in reshaping their sector,” said Mahesh Ramanujam, president and CEO of the US Green Building Council. He adds that “The success of LEED is due to the partnership and support of those committed to advancing green building sustainability. Each new LEED certification is one step closer to revolutionizing the environment in which we live, work, and play.”
Family owned and operated, Legendary Custom Homes specializes in teardown and rebuild homes in prime Cincinnati neighborhoods. In addition to Hyde Park (http://legendarycustomhomes.com/areas-we-build/), this includes Blue Ash, Madeira, Mariemont, and Montgomery.
For more information on this home on Michigan Avenue, and others recently built by this quality custom home builder visit www.LegendaryCustomHomes.com.
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