Welcome to America's Building Performance Trade Association

We have a vision for America’s building performance industry; by making our homes and offices more healthy, comfortable and efficient, we will transform our sector into a green workforce. We do this by supporting our member businesses in the delivery of energy efficiencies that save homeowners money.

We want to grow our industry into a sustainable, profitable market sector, and create more local jobs. If you help improve the performance of our buildings, we can help you.

Join us, and our member businesses and nine chapters across the US, and you too can access our benefits that include educational resources, professional networking , industry advocacy, buildings and business related discounts and marketing support.

We want to improve our homes and offices, grow our industry and create American jobs. Join us on our mission to make our industry stronger, safer and more profitable for you.

What's New


Efficiency First's Current Priorities:


  • Reinvigorating Efficiency First's state chapters
  • Expanding membership benefits such as discounts, peer-to-peer support networks, and educational opportunities
  • Collaborating with other building industry organizations such as the Home Performance Coalition, the Building Performance Institute, and others to streamline industry support and benefits
  • Improving and expanding our webinar series to provide opportunities to learn about marketing, finance, and technical issues and to earn continuing education units for BPI certification
  • Implementing our a mid- and long-term strategic plan to help the building performance industry expand and thrive.