Building ENERGY STAR certified homes is only the first step for partners. As an ENERGY STAR partner, you have access to a variety of resources at no cost that will help educate homebuyers of the value of an ENERGY STAR home and set your company apart from other homebuilders.
Co-brandable Marketing Materials
Play this video or the 90 second version on your website and in model homes to show homebuyers why ENERGY STAR certified homes are better. In addition, co-brandable versions are available in which you may add your company logo to the end of the video. Download low- or high-resolution video files via your My ENERGY STAR Account (MESA).
Consumer Brochure (3.18MB)
Help homebuyers understand the big message behind the little label: Better is Better. Order free copies here or co-brand a trifold version of the brochure via your My ENERGY STAR Account (MESA).
Add your company logo to three stand-alone banners that promote ENERGY STAR certified homes to consumers, HVAC contractors, and home builders.
Yard Sign Templates
Create yard signs promoting ENERGY STAR certified homes and featuring your logo and contact information.
Make your company's information easily accessible to thousands of homebuyers by adding a link to your website on the Partner Locator found on the ENERGY STAR Web site. Learn how.
100% Builder Commitment
Commit to building 100% of your homes to meet ENERGY STAR guidelines and earn special recognition with the 100% icon on the Partner Locator.
Recognition and Awards.
Receive recognition from ENERGY STAR through annual Partner of the Year and Certified Homes Market Leader (formerly Leadership in Housing) awards.
ENERGY STAR Linking Opportunities
Promote your participation in the ENERGY STAR program by displaying a link to the ENERGY STAR web site on your company's own web site. Make use of sample text, web buttons, and banners.
ENERGY STAR National Campaigns
Participate in this Change the World, Start with ENERGY STAR campaign and help inspire millions of Americans to save energy.
Marketing Tools (981KB)
Print out this document to learn about many of the free marketing resources you have at your fingertips as an ENERGY STAR builder partner.
Important Resources to Remember (599KB)
Find additional web resources for Partners.
KB Home Case Study (786KB)
Read about KB Home and their commitment to ENERGY STAR across the country. This article was featured in the 2012 Fall issue of Builder and Developer Magazine.
ENERGY STAR Homes on Twitter
Follow @ENERGYSTARhomes for daily tweets on energy saving tips, webinar announcements, and other important updates related to the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes Program. @ENERGYSTARhomes often retweets relevant posts by Partners, exposing your company's Twitter account to hundreds of potential followers.
ENERGY STAR on Facebook
Like the ENERGY STAR Facebook page to stay connected with everything going on within the program. Engage with other companies, organizations, and individuals interested in energy efficiency on a page that is viewed by thousands of Facebook users every day.