Better Living Design for Designers, Builders & Remodelers

Designers, homebuilders and remodelers are eager to design and build homes that are more livable for people at every life stage. The Better Living Design™ approach adds convenience and ease of use with an aesthetic touch that consumers want. A BLD™ home has to look good and work well. Designing and building homes that earn the “BLD Approved™” designation means you have created something the home-buying public will want for today and tomorrow. And with the changing demographics in America, you have positioned yourself and your organization to capitalize on what’s next.

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BLD Approved™ Projects

The “BLD Approved™” designation assures homeowners that their home is designed, built or remodeled to better accommodate the ever-changing lives, lifestyles and life stages of everyone in the home . Give homebuyers’ confidence in your homes by becoming BLDCertified™. Plus, when the “BLD Approved™” seal backs your work, consumers know their home will be more livable for more people across more lifetimes.


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BLD Certification™ Program

The Better Living Design Institute™ will offer a BLD™ Certification for builders, remodelers and designers. This program is being developed in conjunction with leading trade organizations and will educate professionals on Better Living Design™ and the criteria associated with the “BLD Approved™” designation.

Design Better, Build Better, Know Better.