BUILT TO SAVE

Magic Valley is a proud Built to Save™ Partner

Promoting energy efficient homes

Look for BUILT TO SAVE™ Certified Homes and Enjoy:

Lower Utility Bills • Consistent Temperatures • Tight Air Sealing • Improved Indoor Air Quality • More Comfort • Better Resale Value & more!

Save MONEY on your utility bills with a Built to Save™ Certified Home.

Benefits of the Built to Save™ Program for Homebuyers:

- Increased savings on utility bills.

- Energy efficiency that can save you money on utility bills than a similar home built to code.

- Consistent temperatures from room to room.

- Tight construction and controlled air filtration.

- Better indoor air quality.

- Properly-sized HVAC systems.

- A more comfortable home with properly installed insulation.

- Better resale value

Benefits of the Built to Save™ Program for Builders

The Built to Save™ brand identifies builders who are building high-performance homes that can save money on utility bills than a similar home built to code. Stand out from the competition with energy-efficient, superior construction verified and guaranteed by an independent Rater to be Built to Save™.

- Marketing for high-performance home builders who qualify for the HERS score requirement of the ENERGY STAR® Program, but not the full criteria for the ENERGY STAR® certification.

- Differentiation from builders who are only building to code.

- A “ONE-STOP” source for marketing tools and resources.

- Rebates from utility companies if applicable.

- Opportunities to partner with developers to promote lot/home sales.

- Leveraged marketing with the Built To Save™ ad campaigns in print and online that promote high-performance certified homes.

- Education of homebuyers on the benefits of owning a Built to Save™ home.

Qualifying Criteria for Built to Save™ Certification

- Builder and RESNET Certified Rater must be registered with the BTS Program.

- Builder and Rater must be registered with a participating utility company if applicable.

- Rater must perform a pre-drywall and a final inspection of the home.

- Home must have a HERS score of 60 or below to qualify.

- Construction must meet or exceed 2015 IECC levels.

- The BTS compliance checklists must be completed, verified, and submitted by Rater.

Participating Builders

Affordable Homes of South Texas

956-687-6263

www.ahsti.org

Newmark Custom Homes

956-207-0987

www.newmarkrgv.com

Westwind Homes

956-329-7452

www.westwindhomes.com

Caribella Homes

956-683-5919

www.caribellahomes.com

Caltia Construction

956-997-7777

www.caltiaconstruction.com

Divine Custom Homes

956-467-1111

www.divinecustomhomes.net

Pavone Homes by Camino Real Builders

956-638-6800

www.pavone-homes.com

Gold Star Construction

956-266-7802

www.goldstar.build

Chris Ryan Homes & Investments

956-929-1212

www.chrisryanhomes.com

Participating Raters

Carroll’s Inspection Services

956-459-2636

www.carrollsinspectors.com

E & E A/C and Rating Services

956-236-3758

Environmental Energy Improvements

956-244-5607