Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence
New Home Builder and Affordable Housing
Providence Homes has exclusively built ENERGY STAR® certified homes since 2009. The company has built some of the most energy-efficient homes in their Florida market. Providence Homes is receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year–Sustained Excellence recognition for its continued commitment to the ENERGY STAR Certified Homes program. Key 2017 accomplishments include:
- Building more than 170 ENERGY STAR certified homes, for a total of more than 1,200 since joining the program, and a projected median annual energy savings of more than $700 per home.
- Reducing heating, air-conditioning, and ventilation warranty related expenses by more than 80 percent between 2008 and 2017.
- Collaborating with building science experts to help with training and marketing efforts, including the production of videos explaining the science behind ENERGY STAR certified homes that are played in model homes and online.
- Continuing the highly successful “Cooler Attics” marketing campaign, featuring a real chocolate bunny in the attic. The campaign has been very effective in demonstrating that the attics are so cool that even a chocolate bunny won’t melt.