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New R&R Homes Energy Star home for sale at 4715 Ridgway Drive Loveland CO 80538 in Kendall Brook

1635 Antonio Ct Loveland CO 80538 new home - Energy Star rated - R&R Homes

September 27 2016 - Sorry for the lack of updates but this new home went under contract in early July and we closed today. The HERS score for this new Energy Star home is 51!! That means this R&R Homes Energy Star new home is approximately 49% more energy efficient than a typical new home. July 6 2016 - We are almost done framing this house and we will begin the plumbing, HVAC and then electrical rough-ins this Friday. June 23 2016 - We are framing this house now and will set the trusses on Monday morning.   June 20 2016 - We are now framing this new Energy Star home...

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New R&R Homes Energy Star (HERS=55) home for sale at 4349 Yarrow Lane Johnstown CO 80534 in Thompson Crossing

January 23 2017 - The happy homeowners of this new Energy Star home are moving in!! Please contact us for your new home today. Happy New Year!! September 19 2016 - We recently installed the front yard landscaping as you can see from the attached picture. This new Energy Star home is still for sale so please stop in and check out the great craftsmanship in this new R&R Home! This home backs to hundreds of feet of open space. May 13 2016 - Tracy's Team will be hosting an open house at 4349 Yarrow Lane every Saturday and Sunday from 1 to 4pm so please plan to stop by and see this...

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Interesting Articles on New Home Construction, Energy Star, the Economy and Other Related Items

September 23 2016 - We received a HERS score of 51 for the new Energy Star home  at 4715 Ridgway Drive in Kendall Brook in Loveland!! That is tied for our best HERS score ever!! We upgraded the furnace to a Lennox 96% ECM furnace and also the basement blanket insulation from R11 to R19 and that made a huge difference. This means their new R&R energy efficient home is approximately 49% more energy efficient than a standard new home! If you are not aware of all the benefits of an Energy Star rated home, please read our Energy Star webpage or Energy Star and Energy Efficiency Blog page. May...

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The R&R Homes Difference in New Home Construction

May 16 2016 - We received a HERS score of 51 for the new Energy Star pre-sale home  in Thompson Crossing!! That is our best HERS score ever as our precious best was 52. We upgraded the basement blanket insulation from R11 to R19 and that made a huge difference. This means their new R&R energy efficient home is approximately 49% more energy efficient than a standard new home! If you are not aware of all the benefits of an Energy Star rated home, please read our Energy Star webpage or Energy Star and Energy Efficiency Blog page. May 13 2016 - Once again we passed our final new home inspections...

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R&R Homes Recommended Maintenance Issues for Your Home in Northern Colorado

April 20 2017 - The smoke alarm and carbon monoxide (CO) manufacturers recommend to replace your alarms every 10 years and some CO alarms say every 7 years. Please read your manual or look at the alarms for the manufacturers recommendation. Depending on the alarms you have now, you may just need to replace the unit, or the unit and the mounting plate or the unit, mounting plate and wiring harness. Please remember to test them twice once the last replacement is done to make sure they are all synced together. Also, your garage may have a heat detector alarm that needs to be replaced too. There...

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