ENERGY STAR® Builders in Frederick, MD
If you are looking for an ENERGY STAR® partner builder in Frederick, MD, look no further than Advantage Homes. Every home built by Advantage Homes is independently certified and exceeds minimum ENERGY STAR® standards. Advantage Homes is proud to be one of the few homebuilders in Maryland that has made a commitment to building 100% of their homes to ENERGY STAR® performance guidelines or better. We call it the e+Advantage Beyond ENERGY STAR®. Other certified ENERGY STAR® builders can't make this claim. While Advantage Homes has a separate third-party inspection and certification for each and every home they build, other builders get independent third party inspections, on average, only one of every three to six homes.certification for each and every home they build, other builders get independent third party inspections, on average, only one of every three to six homes.
Homes built by Advantage Homes, MD provide enhanced quality and energy savings because they meet and surpass the ENERGY STAR® guidelines. ENERGY STAR® certified homes are at least 15% more energy efficient than homes built to the 2004 International Residential Code (IRC). Advantage Homes at Urbana Highlands and Brunswick Crossing can be up to 35% more energy efficient, an additional increase of 20%. (Savings will vary per house plan.) How does Advantage Homes go beyond ENERGY STAR® guidelines? Advantage Homes, an ENERGY STAR® partner, uses more efficient insulation and windows, better sealing, tighter construction and high-efficiency heating and cooling systems. Buyers have the option to upgrade their lighting to energy efficient compact fluorescent bulbs.