In our new Green Building Considerations Course with veteran building Adam Bearup, discover what characteristics you should look for when you’re on the hunt for the perfect property and walk through the major components of the planning process.


This two-part course starts off with Searching For and Selecting Land. What makes a piece of land suitable for a building site? What are the differing considerations for rural sites versus urban sites? Adam works through these questions to help you navigate the first steps towards constructing an eco-friendly home.


Part two of the course focuses on Design Process, Financing and Township Considerations. Adam walks participants through these three major components to consider before even beginning construction. Learn how to choose a designer and what to do when you walk a building site as well as the differences between lenders and what permits you'll need.

About the Teacher


Adam Bearup has been around Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) construction and design since 1990 and was raised to respect the earth, eat wisely, and to avoid processed foods. He has owned his own building business for over 15 years and has built a variety of projects above and below ground that have caught the eye of green building enthusiasts all over the world. Adam has led his building team to multiple national awards and has taken jobs that other builders would not take. He can build houses out of just about anything, from ICFs to structural insulated panels (SIPs) and everything in between!

Course Curriculum


  Green Building Considerations Course with Adam Bearup
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