In the Media: Georgia Trust Kicks off Westside Preservation Initiative to Create Affordable Housing
February 18, 2019. www.atlantaintownpaper.com This story was originally published by Atlanta INtown Paper. For the full story, click here.
In the Media: GA Trust Partner Shows How to Renovate Homes with Lead-Based Paint
February 14, 2019. www.ajc.com This story was originally published by the AJC. For the full story, click here.
In the Media: Georgia Trust Kicks off West Atlanta Preservation Initiative
February 13, 2019. www.mdjonline.com This story was originally published by the MDJ. For the full story, click here.
EarthCraft Makes History with the Georgia Trust
A single-family home has never before achieved EarthCraft Sustainable Preservation certification, but thanks to The Georgia Trust for Historic Preservation and a longtime resident of Atlanta’s Westside community, that might change. In March, The Georgia Trust acquired three single-family properties along the Atlanta BeltLine’s Westside Trail – two historic homes and an undeveloped lot. Working with EarthCraft, …
In the Media: Edgewood Craftsman reno is an eco-friendly, reclaimed treasure
Feb 7, 2018. www.ajc.com This story was originally published by the AJC. For the full story, click here.
EarthCraft House Version 2: What To Expect
It is now 2018, and with a new year comes updates to the EarthCraft House Program. It’s no secret that 2017 was a busy and developmental year for EarthCraft House. Last year, the EarthCraft team identified a need to review and update key programmatic elements that would not only simplify the certification process, but would …
LEED Fellow Laura Case “Builds” Career in High Performance
By Laura Case My journey in sustainability and the built environment began almost 20 years ago. At the time, I was a project manager on Emory University’s campus charged with understanding and implementing a nascent, green building certification program across new building projects for the university. The first of these projects for Emory was the …
Meet the EarthCraft Team
We’re a team of dedicated professionals, building scientists, technical experts, and marketing gurus. While we might be from different places and come to the table with different skills, we each share a passion for our buildings, our communities and our planet. Meet the EarthCraft faces inspiring green spaces: -Stephen DeLaurier- EarthCraft Light Commercial Been working …
“Coffee Cup Chat” with Elizabeth Karlsson
The EarthCraft crew is growing! We’re excited to welcome Elizabeth Karlsson, the new Fellow for Residential Sustainability Services, to our ranks. Surrounded by the aroma of a freshly brewed cup of coffee, we sat down to learn how Elizabeth joined our team: Tell us a little bit about yourself. Where did you go to school? …
Remembering EarthCraft Achievement: Part 1
On October 19, Southface will celebrate the EarthCraft Celebration of Excellence, an annual award ceremony that recognizes builders, architects, developers and contractors for their commitment to exceptional sustainable building design and performance. Founded by Southface and the Greater Atlanta Homebuilders Association in 1999, EarthCraft is a green building certification program that aims to combat the …