Atlanta PATH Partner Raises The Bar at Southern Building Show

Partnership for Advancing Technology in Housing (PATH) Partner Carl Seville has built an innovative showcase home in Atlanta. From June 20 to 23, the EarthCraft/TecHome Showcase House will be on display as part of the Southern Building Show and Conference. Seville, president of Seville Consulting, is building a Tudor style home that features several PATH-profiled technologies, and adhere to the[...]

Monte Hewett Homes Now Makes Every Home With Energy Star

Monte Hewett Homes is continuing to improve the quality of its homes by now building every home to meet Energy Star requirements, making their home more efficient than ever before. The extra Energy Star components supplement the EarthCraft requirements Monte Hewett Homes has met and exceeded since 2002. What does this mean to homebuyers? It means improved indoor air quality, lower[...]

Heritage Ridge Features Earth Craft Homes Full of Southern Charm

Cooper Homes is pleased to announce Heritage Ridge located just minutes from Downtown Decatur, Emory and Downtown Atlanta. The intimate community features just 10 homes priced from the high $400,000s. Located in a rapidly growing part of town, all homes at Heritage Ridge meet EarthCraft House standards, and are built to reflect the craftsman and traditional southern styles reminiscent[...]

Brock Built City Neighborhoods Certified as Atlanta's Second Largest Builder of Earth Craft Homes

Brock Built City Neighborhoods is pleased to announce that the company has earned its Earth Craft House certification - making it the second largest builder of Earth Craft Homes in metro Atlanta. Earth Craft certified homes are built to "green" standards, and they reduce utility bills and protect the environment. As an Earth Craft builder, Brock Built will[...]

Seville Honored as Green Building Remodeler Advocate of Year

Carl Seville of Seville Consulting is among 14 members of the National Association of Home Builders who were honored for exemplary green building practices during the 9th annual NAHB National Green Building Conference, held recently in St. Louis. Seville was named Remodeler Advocate of the Year, marking the fourth consecutive year that he has received an award at a NAHB[...]

Builders Benchmarking Healthy Products

Nation's Buildng News reports that architect and designer William McDonough has invited green builders to participate in his Cradle to Cradle project to benchmark the performance of building products. McDonough and Dr. Michael Braungart founded MBDC in 1995 to promote products and services with an emphasis on human health and protecting the environment. Atlanta builders and developers can find green building news by visiting the Nation's[...]

As Green Home Building Goes, Mainstream, Haven Properties Is Already There

Builders around the country are just beginning to learn what Atlanta's Haven Properties has known all along - that "green" is good. Haven Properties has realized the value of building to environmentally friendly standards six years ago. They build homes to EarthCraft and ENERGY STAR standards because it is the right thing to do for the environment and for the[...]

Construction Proceeding on Showcase House for Upcoming Southern Building Show

Construction is proceeding on schedule for The EarthCraft/TecHome Showcase House which will be featured during the 2007 Southern Building Show, scheduled June 20-22 at the Cobb Galleria Exhibition Center in the Northwest Atlanta metro area. Carl Seville, who is the builder for the showcase house, said the project is currently in Phase 8, which includes dry-in and mechanical system installation.[...]