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August 12, 2016
DOE’s Housing Innovation Awards program recognizes nation’s top builders on the path to Zero Energy Ready Homes addison-homes_19-trails-edge-court_exterior-front-640x364.jpg This solar-powered home in Trailside earned a 2016 Housing Innovation Award from the U.S.... Read more
August 8, 2016
Solar power is HOT! Many homeowners are curious about this increasingly popular trend. addison-homes_19-trails-edge-court_solar-shingles-640x853.jpg Solar power is HOT! This increasingly popular technology helps homeowners save significant money on their utility... Read more
August 3, 2016
20160729_tu-at-owens-corning-building-genius-summit-640x525.jpg Greenville SC builder Todd Addison at Owens Corning’s “Building Genius Summit” in Granville, Ohio, where he was asked to participate in a building science panel discussion focused on high performance... Read more
August 1, 2016
homes-to-the-power-of-zero-640x728.jpg A Zero Energy Ready Home is the home of the future — a better home — and it is available today.What is a Zero Energy Ready Home? Why does Addison build every new home to this standard and — more importantly — how does this... Read more
July 27, 2016
framing-image.jpg Framing details impact every aspect of a new home projectWhen building a new home, framing details impact every aspect of the project.Most people never give much thought to their home’s structural skeleton – unless there’s a problem. But when you’... Read more
July 11, 2016
The following article spotlighting Addison’s solar homes appeared in the June 27-July 10 edition of GSA Business Report.Builder looks to replicate solar successBy Bill Poovey, GSA Business Report, solar-homes-pic-by-gsa-business-640x427.jpg... Read more
July 1, 2016
watersense-water-conservation-image-473x1024.jpg Summertime, and the livin’ is easy. But maintaining our lawns during this hot, dry season – without singing the water conservation blues — well, that can be kinda hard.Summer’s rising temperatures coincide with rising... Read more
June 17, 2016
team-rcp-paracyclists1-1-480x360.jpg Addison Homes is proud to be a local sponsor of Team Roger C. Peace, an elite-level paracycling team based in Greenville SC.Team Roger C. Peace is a para-cycling powerhouse – and Addison Homes is proud to support these elite... Read more
June 13, 2016
The benefits of building a new home are many and myriad, with advantages that go beyond the obvious  apd314-exterior-480x269.jpg Building a new home – especially one built to high-performance standards such as the Department of Energy’s Zero Energy Ready Home program... Read more
June 3, 2016
BUILDER recently published “Five Alternative Construction Methods,” a series of articles by reporter Drew Vass looking at “building methods that are gaining traction because they save time, money, and headaches — or all of the above — while producing better results and more energy savings.”The... Read more
May 17, 2016
we-dig-getting-started-on-a-new-project-480x343.jpg Understanding the site prep phase of construction gives you a more complete picture of the many steps required when building a new home.Does it seem like everyone, everywhere, is building a new home?A construction... Read more
May 4, 2016
A successfully managed budget is a partnership between the builder and client. jobsite-photo-mc-640x461.jpg A green home project comes in on time AND on budget when the builder and client work together to control costs.Professional builders work hard to control costs... Read more