Linda Butler

Linda Butler is both a Certified Energy Plans Examiner and GreenPoint Rater for
residential buildings. She is also proficient with ArchiCad and 3D modeling.

We provide energy and green building consulting services to Architects, Builders, and
Developers. We specialize in affordable, multi-family housing, custom homes and
For real integrated design to happen, we work closely with the design team to assure
goals are met. We will work with your team from initial design through permit
processing. We provide third party HERS verification for California Energy Star Homes,
LEED for Homes and California Multi-family Homes programs.

We take pride in being resourceful, efficient and keeping in touch with new potentials
as they arise in the market. It's an exciting time to be in this field as products and
services are rapidly changing. Block Energy Design makes sure you will be kept
informed every step of the way.

  • Green Building Consultation and Coordination
  • LEED for Homes Certification
  • GreenPoint Rated Certification through Build It Green for New and Existing Homes.
  • Energy Modeling for Optimized Energy Performance andFederal Tax Credits
  • Title-24 Energy Compliance
  • Rebate Incentive Assistance
  • HERS Third Party Verification for Energy Star, New Solar Homes Partnership and the California Multi-family New Homes program.
  • Home Performance services - Duct leakage testing, Blower¬†Door testing for infiltration, Carbon Monoxide backdraft testing, Quality Insulation Installation/Thermal Bypass Inspection.
  • High Performance School Integration and Documentation
  • 3-D Building Models for Daylight studies, Solar shade analysis
  • Passive Solar Design Analysis
  • Training on the Energy Efficiency Standards

Qualifications / Affiliations
Build It Green CGBP

GreenPoint Rater Cert. Number:2008-240

Contact Linda Butler

Intelligent House Design
124 Otis Street
Santa Cruz, California  95060
Cell Phone: 831-345-1028


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • California

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