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April 29, 2021
Learn why indoor air quality should be top of mind if you're building a new home this spring. The custom home builders at Addison Homes build healthy, energy-efficient houses that meet the EPA's Indoor airPLUS standards and minimize exposure to contaminants like mold, carbon monoxide, and more.
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December 16, 2020
Read the latest NAHB Asking the Green Building Experts featuring Addison Homes founder and president, Todd Usher, on the Benefits of Continuing Education. 
November 4, 2020
September 25, 2020
Tune in Tuesday, September 29th at 1:00 PM for the Coffee Talk: Healthy Home Risks + Opportunities for Innovation. Listen to leaning experts as they discuss how healthy homes and communities are achieved through energy efficient design, operation, and innovation.
August 18, 2017
The Department of Energy’s Housing Innovation Awards recognize the nation’s top builders taking housing to the next level through our Zero Energy Ready Home program. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the winners of its 2017 Housing Innovation Awards. This year’s winners include 26... Read more
December 5, 2016
Addison Homes was amongst the home building industry’s best and brightest honored with a 2016 Pinnacle Award during the 13th annual Celebration of Excellence. Presented by the Home Builders Association of South Carolina, Pinnacle Awards recognize the state’s builders and remodelers who have... Read more
November 16, 2016 you ready for a home that lives better, works better and lasts better? The home of the future – a better home – is available today! See for yourself at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Tour of Zero, a virtual walk through homes that are so... Read more
November 1, 2016
Simple, affordable wireless is making the long-predicted smart home a must-have.PC Magazine calls 2016 “The Year of the Smart Home” – designated as such due to the proliferation of new wireless devices designed to make home life easier, healthier, safer and, yes, more fun. Research certainly... Read more
October 7, 2016
Fall is (finally) in the air! As seasons change, we need to change our lawn care strategies, too. When it comes to yard work, the decisions we make now determine the grass we’re going to get next spring. Many of us adore the look and even the feel of autumn leaves, but the season that involves... Read more
October 3, 2016
We love talking high-performance — with clients AND colleagues — so it’s cool to be featured on North American Insulation Manufacturers Association/Insulation Institute’s blog on using fiberglass insulation, along with other products and processes, to build Zero Energy Ready Homes.Following is a... Read more
September 19, 2016
Addison Homes is committed to better building – and the Active House vision fits our continuous improvement process.A European designation of optimal daylighting, indoor air quality and resource efficiency, Active House promotes healthier, more comfortable lives for homeowners while reducing... Read more
September 12, 2016
Fall is finally here — and once the leaves drop, it’ll be the perfect time for planting trees.The Addison Homes staff met with our friends at TreesGreenville to talk best practices for planting to ensure healthier, longer-lived trees. We learned that oftimes, people dig down too deep and/or mulch... Read more