Category Archives: LEED Project

YouthBuild Philadelphia Tours CertainTeed Research and Development Center

YouthBuild Philly students took a tour of CertainTeed’s newest renovated research and development facility-the Malvern Innovation Center (MIC). The students started out the day with an introduction from Narendar Yeshwanth, Vice President of R&D for CertainTeed roofing. Narendar welcomed the students … Continue reading

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Akron YouthBuild Completes Green Renovation

Akron YouthBuild, in partnership with Saint-Gobain, has completed a green renovation of the first home in Akron expected to achieve the U.S. Green Building Council’s (USGBC) Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Platinum certification. In 16 months, with the Saint-Gobain Corporation Foundation, … Continue reading

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843 Emmett Street Has Siding

YouthBuild Schenectady has installed siding on two sides of the house. It looks great! Check out our photos below. Keep checking for more updates because we’re on a roll!  

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YouthBuild Akron – Garfield House Update

Update for 887 Garfield House We are putting the finishing touches on the house at 887 Garfield Street Akron, Ohio. Since we last blogged a lot has taken place. Ground floor windows have been installed. We have painted the interior … Continue reading

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