This is an application for consideration as a Green Homes Plus Builder
in the Green Homes Plus Program. Attached to this application are the
Green Homes Plus Builder Policies and Procedures, which should be
carefully reviewed before completing this application. The
definitions in the Builder Policies and Procedures apply to this
application. The application is required to be completed by a
“Principal” of the applicant as the term is defined in the attached
Builder Policies and Procedures. An application processing fee of
$150.00 (made payable to Home
must be submitted with this application along with a current certificate
of insurance to Green Homes Plus Attn: David Lyle, PO Box 7342
McMinnville, TN 37111.
II. Acknowledgement, Representations and Agreements by Applicant:
In the presence of and signed by a witness, the undersigned Principal of
the applicant makes the following representatives and agreements on oath
with the express understanding that they will be relied upon by Home
Corporation in considering this
application for membership in the Program:
A. The applicant must progress from “Option 1” and/or 2” to “Option 3”
after completing a maximum of ten (10) homes or a specified number of
homes in their first (1st) subdivision.
The applicant represents that all of the information contained in the
application is true and complete.
Prior to submission of the application; the applicant has received,
carefully and completely reviewed and understood the attached copy of
the Builder Policies and Procedures. The applicant agrees to strictly
and completely abide by and be bound by each provision of the Builder
Policies and Procedures, as well as Exhibits, as they now exist or may
hereafter be amended by Home
The applicant agrees to comply with and be bound by each of the criteria
for membership as a Green Homes Plus Builder set forth in the Builder
Policies and Procedures, including, but not limited to these relating
to: compliance with Green Homes Plus standards; compliance with
informational and marketing rules; issuance of Green Homes Plus
certificates; use of contract addenda; use of contract specifications
(Worksheet); compliance with Code of Ethics; inspection of records and
residences; and, indemnification.
The applicant understands that he/she does not become a Green Homes Plus
participant simply by submitting this application and the required fees.
The applicant further understands that the applicant must be reviewed by
the Green Homes Plus Regional Manager, attend a Green Homes Plus Builder
training session, before the applicant will receive a Green Homes Plus
Builder Certificate. Prior to receiving a certificate, the applicant
agrees that he/she will not represent himself/herself as being a Green
Homes Plus Builder, issue any Green Homes Plus Certificates or otherwise
make use of the Logo or Slogan.
The undersigned is a: Principal of the applicant, as that term is
defined in the Builder Policies and Procedures; has completed the
application on behalf of the applicant; and is authorized by the
applicant to complete and sign the application.
The applicant must provide Home Energy
Corporation a current certificate of
insurance in the amount of $1,000,000.00 general liability.
It is the responsibility of the developer, construction engineer and/or
builder to select all building materials, there proper use and to comply
with all building codes. Builder must protect against excessive
moisture, mold and mildew and assure indoor air quality. Builder agrees
not to hold HECC or Inspector/Rater liable
for errors or omissions. Any building materials or their suggested uses
or Inspector/Rater are for informational purposes only and not to be
taken as mandatory to comply with the Green Homes Plus Standards.
If the builder should default in payment for agreed upon work, builder
agrees to pay HECC
any expenses to which HECC
incurs in the collection of the amount agreed upon, including reasonable
attorney’s fees, expenses and court cost.