Brighton Homes Idaho Inc.
ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - New Home Builder and Affordable Housing
Brighton Homes Idaho, Inc., is the homebuilding division of Brighton Corporation, Idaho's largest diversified real estate developer. In 2009, the company made the decision to build only ENERGY STAR certified homes. Brighton Homes is receiving ENERGY STAR recognition for its growth as an ENERGY STAR homebuilder and commitment to building and promoting ENERGY STAR certified homes. Key 2013 accomplishments include:
- Building more than 130 ENERGY STAR certified homes in 2013 and increasing sales volume by at least 30 percent every year since partnering with ENERGY STAR.
- Emphasizing its commitment to ENERGY STAR certified homes on its website’s homepage, as well as having a page highlighting the features and benefits of ENERGY STAR certified homes, using the “ENERGY STAR: Better is Better” messaging platform.
- Holding regular meetings and training sessions with its framing, HVAC, and insulation subcontractors to ensure compliance with ENERGY STAR program requirements, and to discuss ways to improve processes and products.
- Promoting ENERGY STAR through its social media efforts, including Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and a blog, as well as through newsletters, flyers, outdoor signage, and banners.