A non-profit hub for information on green building in the San Francisco Bay Area, providing advice and referrals for green building professionals, methods, and materials. They promote building materials made from sustainable and/or recycled sources and have listings of green products and contractors. Also provide trainings for green building professionals, offers a Certified Green Building Professional (CGBP) class for California licensed building professionals, and Certified Green Real Estate Professional Training. Currently they do not have posted public hours. Call 510.845.0472 to set up an appointment.
Build It Green’s activities are focused on:
* Promoting collaboration and achievement of mutual goals among the major stake holders in the housing market to increase the supply of green homes.
* Raising consumer awareness about the benefits of green building to increase the demand for green homes.
* Providing Bay Area consumers and residential building industry professionals a trusted resource for information on Green Building and its various applications.
There is a directory of green builders on website, including contractors that do remodeling and small jobs.