EXPO & EDUCATION • AUGUST 16 & 17, 2018 - #SEBC40

Using Technology Systems to Help Homeowners Live a Greener Life

28 Jul 2017
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center

Using Technology Systems to Help Homeowners Live a Greener Life

A “green home” extends beyond recycling and energy efficiency; clients today want to live a greener lifestyle. Participants in this course will discuss components of “living green” and how using technology can actually help their clients live a greener life. Additionally, attendees will discuss the ways control systems can improve durability and enhance health and comfort of a home and its occupants through HVAC, lighting and lighting control, automated shading, smart appliances, and water usage. Participants will also discuss how a cooperative mentality among trades in the design and building process can help clients achieve their “green goals.

Learning objectives:
• Recognize key areas of green living and how integrated home systems can create synergies
• Recognize importance of making “being green” easy and empowering homeowners and allowing them to measure results
• Define green benefits of control systems for HVAC, lighting and lighting control, automated shading, smart appliances, and water detection
• Recognize impact on Florida Green for Homes

CEDIA
AIA Provider #G251
AIA Course #CO1047
1 Hour of HSW/LU