About the Center

Our Mission

"To enable the public to experience and learn more about healthy and energy, water, and material conserving design and construction; also known as Green Building."

Our Initiatives

The public can have their plan reviewed for opportunities to add green strategies to save energy and water, and make their building healthier by our Program Director.

Customers can peruse the shelves and displays, touch and feel samples, and learn about green building options in a relaxed setting. They can then browse on their own, use an interactive workstation, or ask questions of the Green Building Resource Center Staff.

Display Showroom

The display showroom located in the Green Building Resource Center carries a wide range of eco-friendly products and methods that educate the public on how to incorporate sustainable design components in their homes and businesses. Our showroom is broken into four sections: Building Components; Water Conservation; Site; and Energy Efficiency.

Learn the new and innovative ways to save energy costs in your home or business by browsing through our display presentation boards and models. Resource Guides are conveniently located throughout to provide additional information to compare materials used in the resource center.

Contact Information
Houston Permitting Center
1002 Washington Avenue,
Houston, Texas 77002

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Hours of Operation
Monday - Friday
8:00 pm - 12:00pm and 1:00 pm - 5:00pm
Saturday and Sunday by special appointment

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