Designer, developer, and contractor support

We deliver 3rd party, science based, customer service focused, technical guidance and support to teams seeking to achieve superior building performance.
  • code compliance testing and inspections
  • tax credit criteria guidance and verification
  • building and system optimization consulting, testing and verification
  • building and system diagnostics

Who we are

Every day we get to test and verify the positive building performance impacts of intelligent design and quality execution. When you care about building performance like we do there is nothing more uplifting than confirming and validating the hard work of the project team with the real world results.

What we do

The Harmonization of Economics, Science, Sustainability, and Resiliency

New Construction

We support project teams through a stable and consistent process for achieving success in a stormy sea of ever changing codes and program requirements.  Our goal is to help our clients achieve optimal building systems, certifications and incentives through cost effective and replicable processes.  

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Specialty Services

Success happens when theoretical sustainability and resiliency goals mesh with practical business and construction methodology.  Verification of these mesh points is crucial to building performance.  Equally important are diagnostics and practical solutions when there is a gap between intent and performance.

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Existing Buildings

We offer a wide range of services for existing commercial, multi-family & single-family buildings.  From energy optimization and verification to diagnostic problem solving services we support project teams from start to finish .

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What others are saying


They Play an integral role as a team partner

“Ecovative Energy Inc is an expert in the field of Building Science and energy efficiency. They play an integral role as a team partner in every multifamily project we build, lending expertise from initial planning, design review, job site testing and problem solving. We look forward to many more successful projects with their guidance.”

– Chris Gardner, Marlyn Development

we have worked with the Ecovative Energy team for over 10 years

“I am a mechanical contractor and have worked with the Ecovative Energy team for over 10 years on several different types of projects. Such as, Multi-Family Earthcraft and New Construction Duct Blast Code testing. My favorite partnership with them is with homeowners because of the solutions they are able to provide those who have sick or uncomfortable homes.”

– Dan Santis, DMS Mechanical

Ecovative Energy did a great job for us.

“We have the first building registered with the city of Virginia Beach as being energy efficient, which gets us an 18% reduction in our property taxes. It was a pleasure dealing with you.”

– Richard Good, President of Solar Services, INC.

They were quick, professional, and courteous

“Ecovative Energy did a great job. We’ve done multiple energy efficient improvement mortgages with them. They were very quick, professional, courteous, very thorough, and made us understand the whole process. We are really excited and happy with the service we were provided. Thank you very much.”

-Rusty Maness, National City Mortgage


They helped me close a deal

“They stepped right up to the plate, educated me on the process, and helped me close a deal. I’m a Realtor — if it hadn’t been for them, the deal might have even fallen apart… They really rose to the occasion. I appreciate it tremendously, and would not hesitate to use them again.”

-Molly Randall, Keller Williams Realty


the test was very informative

“We had a blower-door test this morning. The test was very informative, and the person was very professional. I thank you for your services.”

-Brian Grace, Mid Atlantic Custom Builders


Ecovative Energy has been great to work with

 “I have a 120-unit apartment complex on Forest Drive in Newport News. Ecovative Energy has been great to work with. They are very knowledgeable about the loss of energy.”

-Alan Hall, Marlyn Development


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