BUILT SMART buildings are designed and built to conserve resources while providing a healthy, comfortable living environment. BUILT SMART apartments and condominiums give you a home that incorporates resource conservation to provide the maximum in cost-efficient comfort.
BUILT SMART buildings operate more efficiently and save you and your tenants money while preserving natural resources.
Key Features of a BUILT SMART Building
- Extra insulation in floors, walls and ceilings
- Energy-saving windows
- Long-lasting, energy-efficient lighting
- Healthy ventilation and high-efficiency thermostats
- Energy and water-efficient clothes washers
Certified BUILT SMART
Every BUILT SMART apartment and condominium building undergoes rigorous inspection during construction. BUILT SMART standards exceed the highest recommendations of the State Building Code for energy efficiency and comfort. When the building is successfully completed, it is awarded a BUILT SMART certification plaque that can be displayed in the lobby.
If You Live in a BUILT SMART Apartment or Condominium, this is your guarantee that your home will be more comfortable, save you money and help to conserve our resources.
To find out more about assistance and incentives available from Seattle City Light
for Built Smart projects, please contact either Meghan Pinch or Beth Rocha for both affordable housing developments and market rate projects. For general information on starting an energy efficient building project, please call a Seattle City Light Energy Advisor at (206) 684-3800.