Building Green Saves You Money!

MaGrann Construction incorporates a number of “green” building techniques into the construction process that cost very little extra money but pays you money back for the life of your home. The results are a higher appraisal value and lower monthly costs.

These features include:

  • Energy Efficiency
  • A Home Energy Rating System (HERS) score of at least 30% better than code
  • R20 wall systems with Tyvek Housewrap or Zip System
  • R38 Ceiling Insulation
  • R11 Basement Wall Insulation
  • Energy Star Certified Products
    • Windows and doors
    • Appliances
    • HVAC system
    • Lighting
  • Better Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)
  • Low or no VOC paints and adhesives throughout.
  • Timed whole house ventilation system
  • Moisture control system for basement and crawl spaces.
  • Radon mitigation system (where applicable)
  • Water Savings
    • Low flow faucets and aerators that provide steady stream
    • Dual flush toilets
    • High efficiency tankless water heater
    • Low water use landscaping and recycled irrigation system
  • Sustainable Products
  • Flooring with recycled content
  • Finger jointed framing
  • FSC certified cabinets
  • Trex recycled content decking
  • Azek recycled content exterior trim.
  • Certification (Optional)
    • Third Party Certification for:
      • Energy Star Homes
      • LEED for Homes
      • National Green Building Standard (NGBS)

 

“MaGrann Construction provides you with a home that not only costs less to operate, but also is healthier to live in and less expensive to maintain. Buiding “green” does not cost you money, it saves you money!”

Mark MaGrann
President