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June 2, 2021
If you’ve been feeling like you just can’t shake your allergies this spring, even when you’re inside, you may be dealing with poor indoor air quality (IAQ). Poor IAQ causes many of the same symptoms as seasonal allergies, but unlike spring allergies, the symptoms of poor IAQ won’t go away when the... Read more
particles in air
April 29, 2021
Indoor air quality (IAQ) has always been important, and with the COVID-19 virus continuing to spread, it’s more crucial now than ever before to take your home’s indoor air quality seriously. If you’re building a new home this spring, you’re in a great position to create a healthy indoor environment... Read 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. Read the full interview here. 
November 4, 2020
plan_emerson_front-300x227.jpg What does it look like behind the walls of the first mainstream Zero Energy Home in Greenville SC?That’s a question Greenville HBA’s Sales & Marketing Council asked – and Addison Homes has the answer! So we are hosting an... Read more
September 25, 2020
Join leading experts in home performance, including Addison Homes’ Founder, Todd Usher as they discuss the risks, design, operations, and innovations of healthy homes.About the WebinarWe believe that Healthy Homes and Communities will become more than just a trend — emerging as the new energy... Read more
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. hia-winner-2017-216x300.jpg The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has announced the winners of its 2017... 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
Are 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 efficient a renewable energy system can offset all or... Read more
October 7, 2016
17-easy-things-to-prepare-for-fall-infograph-524x1024.jpg 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... 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. active-house-logo.png Promoting healthier, more comfortable lives for homeowners while reducing negative impact on the environment.A European... Read more
September 12, 2016
20160902_ktandtuwithtreesgreenville-480x360.jpg When planting trees, don’t dig down too deep or mulch up too high. Be sure the tree’s trunk flare is partially visible and surrounded by a mulch-free area approximately 1 to 2 inches wide.Fall is finally here — and... Read more