Asa Gorman

Asa Gorman Builders, designing and fabricating unique homes and spaces in Southern Maine

Sustainability Checklist
The purpose of this list is to make clients aware of options that are available to make our projects more sustainable. To us that means energy efficiency, efficient use of resources, durability and good indoor air quality.


Green Building Standards
Are you interested in building to a recognized green building standard?


Building Practices
Durable, low VOC interior finishes
Passive solar design
Efficient glazing
High performance building envelope
Renewable materials
Local materials
Salvage materials
Water conservation
Sustainable landscaping
Heat recovery ventilation
Advanced framing


Efficient Mechanical Systems
Photovoltaics
Solar hot water
Solar hot air
Wood or other carbon source heat
Air source heat pumps
Ground source heat pumps


Other Technologies
Vehicle charging station

2015 Asa Gorman Builders

Remodeling and Home Design