better built Program
better built is Chattanooga’s high-performance housing standard for new homes. Homes pursuing better built certification are built by better built certified contractors, undergo pre-drywall and final inspections, as well as third party testing at completion. Better built addresses Site Planning, Water Efficiency, Materials and Methods, Indoor Environmental Quality, and Energy Efficiency.
For more information about the program and contractor training, see www.betterbuiltchattanooga.org.