Optimizing your building process

Building in a way that works better for you

Framing a home

Building in a way that works better for you

Building in a way that works better for you

Framing a home

Building in a way that works better for you

Optimizing your building process can create time and cost efficiencies that have a significant impact on your bottom line. Builders who construct to the ENERGY STAR® for New Homes Standard discover that the process itself can optimize the way they build.


"Bringing new ideas to the table, helping with problem solving"

- Andy Oding, Director of Building Science, Building Knowledge Canada

In this video, learn how constructing ENERGY STAR certified homes helps builders find new ways to optimize their building process.


How can you ensure success?

Your success is influenced by the technologies and procedures that you use in planning and completing construction. These elements work together to consistently create high-quality results.

Excavator digging the foundation for a home

The building process

The right approach brings together the best in planning, design, trades and expert advice.

About the process

See inside a home

Improved building technologies

New products and better techniques are making it easier to build high-performance homes.

Explore technologies


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See what it takes to build high-performance homes at one of our free builder information sessions:

  • Windsor, Mar. 19, 2019
  • London, Mar. 20, 2019
  • Guelph, Mar. 26, 2019
  • Hamilton, Mar. 27, 2019
  • Kingston, Apr. 2, 2019
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