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January 7, 2015
cold-weather-cartoon.gif The weatherman predicts unseasonably cold temperatures over the next couple days – lows into the teens! – so we’d like to share a few simple suggestions on how to take precautions in your Greenville SC home.Protect Your PipesOne of the most... Read more
November 24, 2014
truck-trusses-300x246.jpg Quality builders have long used roof trusses to build new homes better and faster. One of the most exciting and dynamic periods of building a new home in Greenville is the structural framing stage. This is when two-dimensional plans take on... Read more
November 18, 2014
fireplace.jpg Owning an Addison-built home means living in a healthy, highperformance home with a variety of components – comprehensive air sealing, quality-installed insulation and high-efficiency windows, just to name a few – that will increase your comfort and... Read more
November 6, 2014
blown-insulation.jpg Properly installed insulation is a vital step in building a new home that’s comfortable, durable and energy efficient.Thinking of building a home in Greenville SC? Avoid common – and costly – construction mistakes by choosing a seasoned,... Read more
October 20, 2014
builder-magazine-cover.jpg Greenville SC builder Addison Homes is featured in a BUILDER special report about green building on pages 74-83. Greenville SC builder Addison Homes made the pages of BUILDER magazine.A national publication for the residential construction... Read more
October 8, 2014
spooky_haunted_house_on_the_hill_with_bats_flying_overhead_0071-0810-1310-3417_smu.jpg All children love Halloween. What’s more wonderful, after all, than a holiday when you can get all dressed up and score some free candy? To ensure all our neighbors enjoy the... Read more
October 8, 2014
Many buyers looking for new homes in Greenville SC are less interested in “green” construction than they are in homes that offer health, comfort and low cost of ownership. house-for-blog-300x200.jpg New homes in Greenville SC that are built with attention to energy... Read more
October 3, 2014
The South Carolina Chapter of the US Green Building Council has honored Upstate builder Todd Usher with a 2014 Duke Energy Leadership in Green Building Award. todd-at-usgbc-awards-ceremony-300x198.jpg Todd Usher, winner of the 2014 Leadership in Green Building Award... Read more
September 23, 2014
double-skylights-view-from-framed-interior-225x300.jpg Bring light to your life — naturally — with skylights.A breath of fresh air. Literally.That’s how we feel about the Solar Powered “Fresh Air” Skylights we just installed in our Trailside model home. An... Read more
September 16, 2014
screen_shot_2019-12-19_at_1.30.40_pm.png Basements are a popular option for many people building a new home in Greenville SC.Building a new home in Greenville SC is a highly specialized and complex process.Like builders themselves, no two clients are exactly the... Read more
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September 11, 2014
istock_000015349957xsmall.jpg Flowers are a wonderful way to say “Welcome!”“Mi casa es su casa” is Spanish for “My house is your house.” Make guests feel warm, cozy and welcome during their visit to your home in Greenville SC by placing these six thoughtful items in... Read more
September 10, 2014
Upstate SC builder Todd Usher is helping a team of seven Clemson University students prepare for the National Association of Home Builders’ Student Chapters Residential Construction Management Competition (RCMC).The students – all juniors and seniors in Clemson’s Construction Science and Management... Read more