New Tradition Homes
Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
New Home Builder and Affordable Housing
New Tradition Homes is a family-owned regional builder receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year-Sustained Excellence recognition. New Tradition Homes, an ENERGY STAR partner since 2004, built more than 260 ENERGY STAR certified homes in 2018, for a total of more than 2,000 since joining the program. Key 2018 accomplishments include:
- Undertaking a comprehensive and ongoing division-wide training program to maximize understanding about the value of ENERGY STAR certified homes.
- Incorporating efficient HVAC systems and bringing ductwork into the conditioned spaces of the its homes, using an in-house team to design aesthetic improvements to dropped ceilings and chases that conveniently hide HVAC ducting.
- Building its most efficient home to date with ENERGY STAR’s foundational strategies, tight air-sealing, and advanced technologies like triple pane windows.
- Promoting ENERGY STAR on social media with drone footage, 360-degree home tours, and virtual model home and spec tours.