Building Green 2017-10-16T14:40:10+00:00

BUILDING GREEN

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BUILDING WITH THE FUTURE IN MIND

Building green may be new to other builders, but it has been the conscientious choice of Ultimate Constructions for a long time.

Building green may be new to other builders, but it has been the conscientious choice of Ultimate Constructions for a long time.

Energy-efficiency: Ultimate Construction Homes uses superior products, SIPS panels, to ensure that less energy is used to keep your home comfortable.

Green building practices: Ultimate Construction uses innovative home design and procedures to help preserve the earth’s natural resources.

Environmental Stewardship: Ultimate Construction protects its building sites by leaving nature preserves and wildlife habitats undisturbed.

BUILDING GREEN

The Oak Ridge study discovered that structural insulated panels perform at about 97% of their stated R-value overall, losing only 3% to seams, splines and nail holes.

GREEN BUILDING PRACTICES

Ultimate Construction uses a “best practices” approach to conserve our natural resources. Procedures in all communities have included:
• Use of water-conserving faucets, shower heads & water closets
• Use of water-wise landscape plant materials
• Fresh, filtered air ventilation system
• Use of sustainable lumber products, including new growth material, recycled/salvaged wood products-finger jointed studs, OSB sheathing (oriented strand board), OSB & plywood floor joists, laminated beams
• Use of precision, pre-cut lumber & truss packages to reduce waste
• Onsite recycling of waste building materials (concrete, lumber, drywall, roof tile, paint, plaster, steel, copper, aluminum, iron, plastics, cardboard & paper products, glass)