World Green Building Council shares guide to healthy homes

The energy and carbon footprints of our homes (and all buildings) can have a huge effect on our environment, as well as on our personal health and wellness.

To help homeowners make good decisions, the World Green Building Council recently released a guide sharing steps you can take to make your own home healthier.

The guide, "Healthier Homes, Healthier Planet," shares facts about health, environmental and financial impacts of the buildings we live in, coupled with actions you can take to:

  • Improve air quality
  • Boost energy efficiency
  • Reduce noise
  • Enhance thermal comfort
  • Maximize natural light

Download the guide to see which steps are right for your home.

Learn more about healthy homes from Green Home Guide