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At r.k. MILES, Inc. we are committed to helping you lessen your impact on the environment with environmentally-preferrable materials for your projects, consultation services, and convenient recycling services.

We are dedicated to incorporating sustainable practices into our business operations through varied resources both internal & external. We strive to adhere to the following environmental policies & practices:

• Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
• Utilize & provide environmentally friendly products
• Conserve natural resources including energy & water
• Educate our customers & our employees on green products & practices
• Meet the guidelines set by the Vermont Business Environmental Partnership

We proudly sell ENERGY STAR® Qualified products and environmentally preferable products. We are happy to help you build ENERGY STAR®, LEED, NAHB structures.

HELPFUL INFORMATION
Follow the links below for more information on Healthy Building, Energy Tax Credits, and more.

ENERGY EFFICIENCY
Efficiency Vermont
Massachusetts Energy Star Homes
New York State Energy Research &
Development Authority

National Fenestration Rating Council 

AIR QUALITY
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Vermont Lead Safe EPA Renovator Rule
U.S. EPA Indoor Air Quality Information
Mold Information from the APA
Mold Information from Tool Base

BUILDING SCIENCE & METHODS
APA – The Engineered Wood Association
Build a Better Home from the APA
Home Projects from the APA
Wood University by the AIA
Building Science

CONTRACTOR TOOLS
Occupational Safety & Health Administration
National Association of Home Builders
Building Calculators, Charts, Glossaries & More

ARCHITECT TOOLS
American Institute of Architects
Marvin Windows & Doors Architect Tools
Wood Frame CAD Details
Building Calculators, Charts, Glossaries & More