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Earth Advantage Institute

March 12, 2010

Region(s) Covered: Oregon & SW Washington

Contact Information

website link:http://www.earthadvantage.org/classes-detail.php?id=63
address:16280 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd
Portland, OR  97224
principal contact:Annah Henige
email:[email protected]


Creating a Green Home & Creating a Not So Big® Inspired Home: Right Sizing the American Dream March 12


March 12, 2010 Creating a Green Home Time: 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Fee: $30

Course Description Award-winning Architect, Michael Klement , AIA, has presented this class for Earth Advantage Institute to rave reviews. This course showcases Klement’s exceptional projects, including a LEED® Platinum 1830’s whole house remodel. Participants will gain valuable insights about how to optimize a home sustainable through space planning, proper selection of materials and fixtures, and green building techniques. Hands-on exploration of innovative green building materials and technologies will provide inspiration to create a green home.

Creating a Not So Big® Inspired Home: Right Sizing the American Dream March 12, 2010

Time: 1p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Fee: $20 Course Description

There is a paradigm shift taking place in how people understand "home" and what can be done to make the most of their living spaces. 2008 was the first year on record when U.S. house sizes actually stopped growing. This shift is indicative of a trend toward greener and more economical living. Learn how to achieve beauty, efficiency, and conservation of energy and resources in a smaller space. Focus on learning ways to create the maximum amount of value in the minimum amount of space whether remodeling, adding on, or building a new home. Examine 10 different key design strategies for creating a successful not-so-big inspired living space.

Location Earth Advantage Institute, 16280 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd. Portland, OR 97224

Special Discount Sign up for both courses and pay only $40.


To RSVP, use the registration link below or contact [email protected] or (503) 968-7160 x10.