Tips from the Trade Videos



Going Net Zero with Solar

Western Solar Inc.

Markus Vitra from Western Solar reviews reliable, clean, and affordable energy sources along with emergency generators, batteries, and heat pumps.

High Performance Homes

Western Solar Inc.

Jeff Mack from Bellingham Bay Builders discusses going green on a budget. It’s not all or nothing. Learn how to slowly incorporate energy saving measures into your new or remodeled home.

Make your dreams a reality

Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union

Learn how to make your dreams a reality and lower your carbon footprint with the help of Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union!

Reclaimed Materials

Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union

Samantha Hale from The RE Store explains the benefits of using reclaimed materials and where to find them.

Material Transparency

HKP Architects

The team at HKP Architects shares information about how materials are extracted from the earth, transported, and what happens to them at the end of their life.  

Attic Insulation

Puget Sound Cooperative Credit Union

Dan Dunne from CAZ Construction highlights different types of insulation available for attics and what materials they are made out of.

Solar Orientation

Ecotech no bckgrnd

Dana Brandt from Ecotech Solar discusses 3 things to consider about a roof when assessing it for solar panels. 

Healthy Living at Home

Ecotech no bckgrnd

Mark Buehrer from 2020 Engineering shares how he stays healthy at home and carefully chooses what he brings into his house.

Many Thanks To Our Green Building & Smart Growth Sponsors:

Barkley Company
Barkley Company
A1 Builders
Bellingham Bay Builders
Cascade Joinery
Lautenbach Industries
2020 Engineering