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Built Smart Users Manual: Alerts
Site Superintendent Alert

Built Smart Users Manual | Specifications | Alerts | Water

This is a Seattle City Light BUILT SMART project and the following requirements must be met when constructing a BUILT SMART building in the Seattle City Light service area.

For a detailed explanation of program requirements, refer to the BUILT SMART Technical Specifications, Section 1.7, provided to the General Contractor.

Please contact the BUILT SMART field inspector at the following times:

  • Prior to concrete pour if you have on-grade slab (to check insulation)
  • When framing begins
  • When windows are delivered to site
  • During electrical rough-in (to check fans and exhaust ducting)
  • When caulking and sealing for air infiltration
  • Prior to covering exterior shear wall and tub area insulation
  • Exterior wall insulation
  • Ceiling insulation
  • When floor insulation is being installed (including under PT slab & above commercial space)
  • When water heaters are delivered to site
  • When light fixtures and electrical trim is delivered to site (thermostats and timers)
  • When electrical trim is compete and all fans have power
Washington State Requirement:
Water heaters cannot be installed at a temperature of more than 120° F.

For more information, call Peter Held, BUILT SMART Program Coordinator, at 206.684.3605.

Interested in BUILT SMART incentives?
Contact an Energy Advisor at
or call (206) 684-3800.


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