4 Elements
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4 Elements is proud to work with other design professionals in order to meet client requests for sustainable, energy efficient and/or better built homes. For Designers
4 Elements provides these services for Designers:
Energy Modeling
Verification & Testing
Consulation
Education
When it comes to performance, our energy simulation modeling will provide the information clients need to make the right decisions, based on today’s construction costs and tomorrow’s energy prices. With your family’s health paramount, careful choices with mechanical systems and finish help ensure that your new home will be a healthy one. We provide: -Energy Modeling -Performance Optimization -System Recommendations Energy Modeling
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Verification & Testing Answering the question “How green is it?”, 4 Elements provides trusted 3rd party testing and certification for the biggest high performance environmental & sustainable home certification programs in Canada. We provide support for: -EnerGuide -Built Green -LEED Canada for Homes -R-2000 -Passive House -On site Blower door (air tightness) testing -IR Thermography Back to top
At 4 Elements we have Certified Energy Advisors, LEED Associated Professionals from multiple disciplines, Moisture Control Technicians and Architectural Technologists. All of these contribute to our ability to provide information to our clients and builders towards higher energy efficiency and more sustainable and environmentally friendly buildings. We also provide specific support for a variety of home certification programs: -EnerGuide -Built Green -LEED Canada for Homes -R-2000 -Passive House -Net Zero Consultation
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Education In addition to our other services, 4 Elements also provides learning opportunities. These vary from trade shows & workshops to completely evaluator training for a number of the building systems in Canada. We provide: -EnerGuide Plan Evaluator Training (Single family & MURB) -EnerGuide Certified Energy Advisor mentorship -Built Green Builder Training -R2000 Builder training -LEED Workshops (via the Canadian Green Building Council) -Marking & Sales training We have provided training to many municipalities and their employees, including the City of Calgary, City of Edmonton and the City of Medicine Hat. Back to top