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ZIP System Sheathing and Tape

ZIP System Sheathing and Tape

• ZIP System has a built-in moisture barrier and air-tight, taped seams, to keep air and moisture out and energy savings and comfort in.

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Double Pane Low-E Windows

Double Pane Low-E Windows

• All windows are Double Pane with Low-E Insulated Glass, Argon Gas Fill, and Vinyl Frames. • Increased energy savings and indoor comfort. • Low-E coating reduces UV sun damage to floors, carpets, and furniture.

Spray Foam Attic Insulation

Spray Foam Attic Insulation

• R-19 Open Cell Spray Foam Attic Insulation • A spray-applied plastic that forms a continuous insulation and air sealing barrier, keeping your home consistently cozy. • It reduces air infiltration, which can cause up to 40% of a home's energy loss. • The air barrier also reduces space for external pests, mold, airborne pollutants and allergens. • Attic space is insulated and conditioned. • HVAC ducts are in the insulated attic space. • R-19 Batt Fiberglass Wall Insulation.

Sealed HVAC Ducts

Sealed HVAC Ducts

• HVAC ducts are in the insulated attic space. • The mastic duct sealing technique allows the HVAC system to keep more dust out, maintain internal temperatures, and better control internal humidity. • Sealed ducts cost less to operate and keep a home cleaner. They also reduce air leaks, which increases efficiency and helps lower utility bills.

Tankless Gas Water Heater

Tankless Gas Water Heater

• Endless flow of hot water. • Save money by heating water only when you need it. • Save an extra closet's worth of space. Tankless water heaters are small and wall-mounted. • Tankless water heaters have a life expectancy of 20 years, and there is no risk of tank leaks and water damage.

2x6 Exterior Framing

2x6 Exterior Framing

• 6" thick walls compared to 4" thick walls are stronger and allow for more insulation.

Florida Friendly Yards

Florida Friendly Yards

• Use of low-maintenance plants and environmentally sustainable practices. • Plants are selected and located to match a site’s soil, light, water, and climatic conditions. • Proper mulching around plants and trees. • Irrigation dripper line for efficient watering of plants and reduced water bills. • Homes are built to meet Florida Water Star certifications.

HERS Index

HERS Index

• The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) is the industry standard by which a home's energy efficiency is measured. The lower a home's HERS score, the more energy efficient it is. • Skobel Homes average a 60 on the HERS index, exceeding the Energy Star standards. • Our homes are 70% more efficient than a typical existing home with annual energy savings of $1,257 compared to a typical existing home and $718 compared to a typical new home. • Our homes are independently tested and certified.

Programmable Digital Thermostat

Programmable Digital Thermostat

• Save money on your heating and cooling bills by simply adjusting the times you turn on the heating or air-conditioning according to a pre-set schedule.

Range Vent Ducted to Exterior

Range Vent Ducted to Exterior

• Ducts carry airborne particles away from the kitchen to the outdoors. • Vent will be in range hood or microwave above the range per kitchen design.

Ceiling Fans

Ceiling Fans

• Ceiling fans help make the room feel cooler without lowering the AC. • Pre-wiring for ceiling fans is included in all bedrooms and living areas.

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Committed to Building

100% ENERGY STAR

Energy Saving Tip of the Day

Zero VOC Paint

Zero VOC Paint

• Zero VOC Paint is more environmentally friendly and healthier. • Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) are contained in many paint products and have been linked to a variety of health problems. • Zero VOC paint is less toxic, has less odor, and reduces ozone-depleting contaminants.

LED Light Bulbs

LED Light Bulbs

• LEDs are extremely energy efficient and consume up to 90% less power than incandescent bulbs. • LEDs have a very long lifespan of up to 11 years of continuous use. • LEDs contain no toxic materials, are recyclable, and will help reduce your carbon footprint by up to a third.

Efficient Heating and Cooling

Efficient Heating and Cooling

• Energy Star 16 SEER Two Speed Air Conditioner/Heat Pump • A high efficiency heating and cooling system, designed and installed for optimal performance, ensures better comfort in every room, year round, with more consistent temperatures.

Improved Indoor Air Quality

Improved Indoor Air Quality

• The fresh air vent with a motorized damper provides a controlled amount of outdoor air, combined with a high-performance filter, which improves indoor air quality and reduces dust, pollen, and other allergens.

100 CFM Exhaust Bath Fans

100 CFM Exhaust Bath Fans

• Vented to the exterior. • Reduces moisture in bathroom. • Low noise when on.

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Gainesville, FL 32608

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