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Backyard Family Dwelling

Course Description:
AIA = 0 LUs, GBCI = 0 CEUs
Returning to East Austin’s Martin Luther King Jr. neighborhood after years away from his hometown, this homeowner built a backyard dwelling on his grandparents’ lot after following the advice of a family member interested in green building.

This home received a 5-star rating from Austin Energy Green Building and was featured on the 25th annual Cool House Tour.

Course Outline:
• Welcome and Materials
• Case Study Video
• Closing
• Case Study End of Course Survey

Note: This course is not registered for continuing education units.
  • Backyard Family Dwelling - Welcome
  • Backyard Family Dwelling
  • Backyard Family Dwelling - Closing
  • Case Study - End of Course Survey
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed