Benefits of the ENERGY STAR® System:
ENERGY STAR® homes utilize a "whole-house" approach, creating a home that will perform as a system. The different elements that make up an ENERGY STAR® home are designed to deliver a superior home that will out-perform and outlast standard code built homes. The ENERGY STAR® system focuses on:
ENERGY STAR® homes help builders to set themselves apart from their competition. Standard homes that are built to the "code" are built to a minimum standard, not to a higher standard. As one professional aptly said, "Congratulations. You built a house to meet code. You get a D-minus." Some of the benefits of the Energy Star system for builders are:
Builders can read more about program requirements here.
We have we helped contractors, builders, architects, and homeowners in Central Pennsylvania to build ENERGY STAR® homes, which typically are 15-30% more efficient than code-built homes, while having better comfort and healthier indoor air.
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