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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 builder update on the Northern Colorado new home construction market.

February 13 2017 - We are gearing up for a busy summer in Northern Colorado and are currently in the design phase of 2 pre-sale homes on acreage in Berthoud. We have some very lots in Loveland (Marianna Springs and Alford Meadows) and Thompson Crossing near Centerra to build your new energy efficient home. Please contact us today to review your new home options. October 12 2016 - It has been a busy summer and we are building a few homes right now and are working on plans for a few pre-sales. We are building a custom home right now with an upgraded HVAC system with 98% modulating Lennox furnace,...

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New Energy Efficient/Energy Star and Green Built Homes in Loveland, CO and Northern Colorado by R&R Homes

All R&R Homes new construction is built to the Energy Star Version 3.1 program and adhere to the Green Building standards. R&R Homes is 100% committed to building Energy Star rated homes and is one of the few builders in Northern Colorado to do this. The benefits of Energy Star are plenty so please read below or visit R&R Homes Energy Star for more information. April 26 2016 - Today we received an email from Energy Star that said "Energy Star thanks R&R Homes for its outstanding commitment to energy-efficient new homes and for contributing 8 ENERGY STAR certified homes in 2015....

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