Today’s environmentally conscious homeowners are demanding and getting improved energy efficiency, better indoor air quality and smarter use of building materials. These "green" building initiatives not only protect the environment, but also improve comfort and boost home value.
Element Central Vacuum Systems have a unique role to play in "green" homes. By removing 100% of vacuumed dirt and dust, they ensure healthy indoor air and reduce the discomfort of allergy sufferers by more than 60%.
Organizations like Earth Advantage®, Environments for Living®‚ and the US Green Building Council with its LEED®‚ (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Rating System are providing standards and certification to ensure that best practices are followed across the country.
Central Vacuum Systems earn 1 point in the LEED-H standard and 5 points in the NAHB Green Building Standard.