EfficiencyCrafted℠ homes have been built to higher energy efficiency standards, and are required to pass a rigorous inspection. Each efficiency element built into the home is designed to increase your comfort, reduce your energy bills, and maintain your home's value. Build your home for a good value for today, and a better investment for tomorrow. With an EfficiencyCrafted℠ home, you'll get: Lower Energy BillsEfficiencyCrafted℠ homes use less energy than homes built simply to Ohio code. And, the ENERGY STAR® certified appliances featured in all EfficiencyCrafted℠ homes use up to 50% less energy than standard models. Energy Efficient ConstructionAn EfficiencyCrafted℠ home is built to nationally recognized standards for energy efficient construction. Participating builders combine high-performance equipment and building practices with independent testing and verification to ensure energy savings for decades to come. Peace of MindAll EfficiencyCrafted℠ homes undergo rigorous testing from a qualified, independent energy rater certified under the Home Energy Rating System® to help assure you’re getting energy efficiency, savings and value. And, your HERS rated home can improve your resale value, should you decide to sell. Improved ComfortAll EfficiencyCrafted℠ homes are built to minimize leaks and drafts that cause hot and cold spots. Their innovative use of insulation, advanced sealing techniques, and high efficiency heating and cooling systems all work together to provide year-round, wall-to-wall comfort. A Healthier HomeAn EfficiencyCrafted℠ home can be a healthier place to live. EfficiencyCrafted℠ homes feature ventilation systems that help improve air quality, reduce humidity, and remove odors. Less moisture, particulates, and allergens in the air mean you can breathe easier.