Greenville, SC, February 13, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- Addison Homes, a Greenville SC builder specializing in sustainable new homes, won the Southern Home & Garden Bridge Award for Green Building.
Presented by the Home Builders Association of Greenville and sponsored by GBS Building Supply, the Bridge Awards program recognizes the best and brightest in the residential construction industry. Local builders and industry associates were honored in 24 categories, such as New Homes, Remodels, Special Features, Sales & Marketing, and Builder of the Year.
“It is a special honor to be recognized by one’s peers,” says Addison Homes President Todd Usher, who builds 100% of his new homes in Upstate SC to Energy Star, EarthCraft House and/or DOE Challenge Home standards. “We congratulate all of our colleagues who received Bridge Awards for their outstanding craftsmanship and professionalism.”
Addison Homes earned the Green Building Award for a Caesars Head home built to EarthCraft House Gold and Energy Star standards. The project incorporated an abundance of reclaimed materials, recycled-content supplies and energy-efficient systems while also utilizing resource-efficient building techniques. Other sustainable concepts included a tree preservation plan during construction followed up with all-native landscaping.
For a complete list of winners, visit the Home Builders Association of Greenville’s blog at hbaofgreenville.blogspot.com.
About Addison Homes:
Addison Homes builds all of its homes to rigorous ENERGY STAR®, EarthCraft House™ and/or DOE Challenge Home standards. As a leader in sustainable, high-performance building, Addison Homes has received numerous awards and recognition including the 2013 Southern Home & Garden Bridge Award for Green Building from the Home Builders Association of Greenville, 2012 Master Certified Green Builder of the Year Award from the National Association of Home Builders; 2011 EarthCraft House™ Gold Project of the Year Award; 2011 Green Building Advocate of the Year Award from NAHB; 2011 Certified Graduate Builder of the Year Award from NAHB; 2010 Safety Award for Excellence from NAHB/Builders Mutual Insurance Company; 2010 Finalist, America’s Best Builder Award from BUILDER magazine; 2009 Builder of the Year Award from Greenville HBA; 2008 Individual Environmental Stewardship Award from the Upstate Chapter of the US Green Building Council; Upstate Forever’s 2008 Sustainable Communities Champion; and 2007 EarthCraft House™ Regional Builder of the Year Award.
For more information, visit www.addison-homes.com.