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Green Remodeling

Remodeling and improving your home should include making it more energy efficient.  In today’s economy it just makes financial sense when upgrading your home to save the most money long term on your energy bills.   And while you’re remodeling, being aware of the environmental impact of the changes you are making also can make a difference.  We reuse and recycle building materials as we replace them.   While we recommend the affordable energy efficient and safe replacements.

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Reduce Your Energy Bills

How can you make your home more energy efficient and reduce the cost of your energy bills? GCI Energy can help you by evaluating your home with a blower door test and install energy fixes.  

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Green Home Certifications

Whether it’s your new addition or your entire house, we can guide you and certify it through Earthcraft.  Even Habitat for Humanity is building two bedroom homes to Earthcraft certifications.  Get an energy efficient home.

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If you are not in the building industry, You probably aren’t up to date on what building code is currently in effect. Right now we are building under the 2012 International Building code. You might think that it’s strange that we are using a code that is that is four years old, but that is how the code process works. A new one is written every three years and it takes about three years for it to get through the […]

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Who doesn’t like to get awards? We at Dan Guinn Homes are excited to announce that we recently received 2 awards from Earth Craft of Virginia for the construction of our house. We were caught off guard by the award, but we love surprises and what a lovely surprise this was! Sustainable Leadership Awards At the recent 2016 Sustainable Leadership Awards ceremony held in Richmond, Dan Guinn Homes most recent project in Harcum Virginia was recognized as being in the […]

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Thinking through all the details of the different trades (plumbing, electrical and HVAC) thoroughly in advance of hiring someone to do it is of great importance. You don’t want just any disinterested tradesperson making decisions about how your house is going to function without involving you in the decision process. Thinking through how our plumbing was going to move through the house actually made us change the overall design of the house. The Water Wall One of the main concepts […]

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