• Why choose a high-performance home?
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    Not only are we breathing cleaner air, our new home is less drafty, much quieter and we’re saving tons in energy.
    — Lily Horne, Seattle, Washington Explore
    WHERE?
    Seattle, WA
    Indoor Air Quality
  • Why choose a high-performance home?
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    Bring on the bad storms. When we rebuilt, a lot of the materials were chosen for weather resistance.
    — Greg Wilkins, DeSoto, Florida Explore
  • Why choose a high-performance home?
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    Building an energy efficient home was one of our best ideas! We feel good about our environmental impact and we don’t wince when we open heating and cooling bills.
    — Lorna Phillips, Tubac, Arizona Explore
    WHERE?
    Tubac, AZ
    Energy Efficiency
  • Why choose a high-performance home?
    Here are a few good reasons...

    There's no sign of condensation on my windows.
    — Doug Beluzzi, Finger Lakes, New York Explore
    WHERE?
    Finger Lakes, NY
    Total Cost of Ownership
  • Why choose a high-performance home?
    Here are a few good reasons...

    I wanted a sustainable home. So I chose better insulation.
    — Shawna Hayes, Berkeley, California Explore
    WHERE?
    Berkeley, CA
    Environmental Impact
  • Why choose a high-performance home?
    Here are a few good reasons...

    My house is warm in the winter and cool in the summer. I love being comfortable all year-round, without paying through the nose for blasting the A/C or heat.
    — Wendy Massen, Bismarck, North Dakota Explore
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