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dwell well home
February 2, 2023
Our houses are much more than just buildings—they’re the backdrop to our entire lives. From everyday activities like homework at the kitchen island and weeknight dinners to special moments like birthday parties and holiday rituals, so much of our lives happen at home. Given the essential role our... Read more
Why High Performance Homes Aren't Necessarily More Expensive blog header image
January 27, 2023
When deciding to build a home, many homeowners compare the costs of building a conventional home with those of building a high performance home. While this may seem like a fair comparison, it’s really more like comparing apples and oranges!While the upfront building costs on a high performance home... Read more
5 Benefits of an Engineered Floor System blog header image
October 25, 2022
For centuries, home builders have relied on dimensional lumber to frame floors. But although dimensional lumber has its advantages, it also has many drawbacks and is a limiting factor when it comes to high-performance, sustainable building. Today, engineered floor systems like I-joists and floor... Read more
Why Zero Energy Ready Homes Are the Future of Home Building blog header image
October 11, 2022
Green homes are in demand in the Greenville area, and prospective homeowners are increasingly interested in building above code with builders specializing in Zero Energy Ready or Passive House certified homes. Your local home builder, Addison Homes, has specialized in building these Healthy,... Read more
The Role Electrification Plays in Your Home blog header image
June 9, 2022
Homeowners are increasingly aware of the impact their home’s operations have on the environment. As a result, many are seeking opportunities to reduce their reliance on traditional fossil fuel sources to power their homes in Seneca, Greer, Clemson, Easley, and Greenville, South Carolina.Reducing... Read more
Efficient Home header image
May 17, 2022
Side Exterior Angle of a High Performance Home by Addison Homes
January 24, 2022
At Addison Homes, we believe that everyone from Greer to Greenville should be able to enjoy a high performance home. But not everyone knows the value these exceptional properties can provide for homeowners in South Carolina, so as experts in high performance homes, we’re here to share how you can... Read more
Builder working on framing of home during blue, sunny day
October 7, 2021
There are few times as exciting as deciding to build a new home. Taking the opportunity to build a property to suit your exact needs and specifications is a smart and practical investment!At Addison Homes, we’ve partnered with many families in Greenville who are ready to build the home of their... Read more
woman using tablet with smart home technology software
September 13, 2021
Simple, affordable wireless is making the long-predicted smart home a must-have, with new wireless devices designed to make home life easier, healthier, safer, and, yes — more fun. Growth in smart home technology is thanks mostly to affordable wireless technology. Smart home tech devices now cost a... Read more
bar in basement
September 1, 2021
Does your family need extra space to spread out? Adding a basement to your new home may be the perfect solution. Many of the home plans we offer here at Addison Homes include basements, allowing you to add additional living space to your new house. If you’re thinking about including a basement in... Read more
exterior of addison homes valley oaks home
June 8, 2021
The type of HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) system you install in your new home isn’t a decision that you want to overlook. Your heating and cooling system is essential to your home’s comfort, health, and energy efficiency, and you should choose an option that will serve you well... Read more