What is LEED? According to the United States Green Building Council (USGBC), LEED is “a voluntary, consensus-based, market-driven building rating system... [that] evaluates environmental performance from a whole building perspective over a building’s life cycle, providing a definitive standard for what constitutes a ‘green building’.” There are four levels of certification:
At Watkins Architect, we have architects on staff who are LEED certified and have the ability to assist you in design, planning, implementing, and completing the appropriate paperwork to have your building become LEED certified. Our staff has assisted many commercial buildings in the Berks County area, as well as across the United States, to become LEED certified. Contact us today to learn more and to schedule a meeting. Explore our list below of completed LEED projects and the details on what went into their projects to help achieve the LEED certification.