Green Home Features
All of our homes are fully custom, but here is what comes standard!
Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF)
70% more energy efficient than wood and offers superior wind resistance, noise resistance, fire resistance, and comfort compared to wood-framed homes.
Calculated & Guaranteed Heating & Cooling Bills
Each home is sent off to ex-NASA engineers to analyze and determine what the guaranteed monthly heating and cooling cost will be, based on all building factors and techniques of Excel Builders and the particular home.
2-10 Home Buyers Warranty
Our custom built homes come standard with a 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty, the best home warranty in the industry:
- 1 year workmanship warranty
- 2 year mechanical systems warranty
- 10 year structural warranty
Carrier Infinity Greenspeed
The standard heat pump of our choice is the most efficient heat pump that is currently on the market. With a SEER rating of 20.5 and a HSPF rating of 13.0, the Greenspeed is the best of the best and the perfect fit for our homes. (Can be modified by request)
Fresh Air & Humidity Control System
Clean air is extremely important for a healthy and comfortable indoor living environment. The high performance fresh air system continuously replaces stale indoor air with fresh outdoor air, while regulating moisture to prevent rot or mold damage. This system will improve your energy efficiency and conserve resources as well.
Whole House Salt-Free Water Softener & Water Purification System
Live healthier without all of the chemicals and additives in your water with a whole house water filter and softener. The water coming from your tap will be better than bottled water and you’ll notice softer skin, hair, and many other benefits. This system ensures that the water in your home is the best water you can provide to your family.
Lifetime Warranty Against Algae Growth On Your Roof
Ever notice those black dark streaks running down roofs? It’s not dirt, it’s algae. Over time algae will build up on a roof, leaving it looking discolored and dirty. With algae resistant shingles and a lifetime warranty against algae, you can be sure that you prevent it before it happens.
Rinnai Tankless Instant Hot Water Heater
Never worry about running out of hot water with a Rinnai tankless water heater. This water heater saves energy by only heating water when needed, compared to traditional tank-style water heaters which heats and reheats water all day long.
Fully Conditioned Crawlspace
Our green home builders fully encapsulate the crawl space, seal up everything, and provide ventilation and dehumidification systems. This ensures maximum efficiency, while providing a very clean crawl space.
Low-E Argon Gas Windows With Unmatched Efficiency
Dual glazed, low-E with argon windows throughout the house allow for window energy efficiency that is off the charts for standard windows.
Porcelain Tile in All Bathroom and Laundry Room Floors
Hardwood Flooring in the Following Areas:
- Dining Room
- Living Room
Porcelain Tile in the Following Areas:
- Laundry Room
Premium Cabinets for DE and MD Homes
Full overlay, raised panel cabinets with crown molding on top cabinets, full extension ball bearing undermount drawers with “Soft-Close” feature, brushed nickel.