Sustainable and Historic Building Projects

We believe that good design is holistic and can be sustainable from top to bottom. We offer numerous services to cater to new, existing, and historic structures.

  • LEED
  • Energy Star
  • Green Globes
  • Passive House
  • National Green Building Standards (NGBS)
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Think Historic Can’t Be Sustainable?
Think Again!

Incorporating historic preservation and LEED Certification into the design process can be cumbersome when trying to coordinate multiple consultants.

Fortunately, our staff contains architects, preservationists, and LEED APs who are able to navigate the process to get your project completed quickly and efficiently.

Encore Sustainable Design Venn Diagram

Improving Building Efficiency and

Green and sustainable energy options

LEED Certification

Building upgrades and benchmarking

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Resources & News

Greening Existing Buildings

Greening Existing Buildings features proven technologies and operating methods, and shows building owners and facility managers how to green buildings ...

Green Restorations: Sustainable Building and Historic Homes

In a readily accessible room-by-room and system-by-system format, Green Restorations covers rehabilitation and remodeling questions applicable to old homes, focusing on the ...

#AskEncoreSD: What is Sustainable Design?

In this #AskEncoreSD, we answer the question: What is Sustainable Design ?  Take a peek at this one minute video ...

Sustainability Affiliations & Partnerships