Energy Star®

Certified Green Capable Home Builder

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All Pine Grove homes are standard Energy Star® compliant as an added standard feature of our noted quality and value. Benefits include improved climate control efficiency as well as lower costs associated with heating and cooling your home. In addition, Pine Grove Homes is a Certified Green Capable homebuilder.


2015 Energy Star® Certified Homes Market Leader Award

Pine Grove Manufactured Homes was awarded the 2015 Energy Star® Certified Homes Market Leader Award. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized Pine Grove for its outstanding commitment to energy-efficient new homes by contributing 100% of home production as Energy Star certified homes in 2014, equivalent to reducing CO2 emissions by 390 metric tons, or:

  • Growing 9,933 tree seedlings for 10 years
  • Avoiding the consumption of 907 barrels of oil
  • Removing 82 passenger vehicles from the road

2015 marks the 7th consecutive year that Pine Grove has received the Energy Star® Certified Homes Market Leader Award.


Energy Star® Specs:

 
  • R-38 Cellulose Ceiling Insulation
  • R-19 Fiberglass Insulation in Exterior Walls (Green Guard Certified)
  • R-19 Insulation in Perimeter of Floor System
  • R-30 Insulation in Interior of Floor System (R-19 + R-11 Combination)
  • Double Center Seal Along Matewall of Multi-Section Homes
  • Double-Sealed Heat Duct Seams
  • Connections Receive Extra Sealant
  • 80% or Better Efficiency Rating for Heating Systems
  • Heavy Weather Stripping Between Roof Trusses & Walls
 

 

Other Notable Green-Friendly Specs:

  • Energy Star® Rated Appliances
  • Engineered, Pre-Cut Trusses
  • Finger-Jointed Wall Studs
  • LVL Beams for Stronger, More Efficient Lumber Usage
  • Low-Flow Toilets
  • Vanguard PEX Water Lines
  • Insulated Exterior Doors
  • Low-VOC Paint
  • Eaveguard on All Roofs for Ice Protection
  • Double-Glazed Vinyl Thermopane Windows with Low "E" Glass
  • No-VOC Particle Board
  • OSB Roof SheathingTyvek Air/Vapor Barrier Wrap (Opt.)
  • OSB Wall Sheathing (Opt.)Wind Zone II Available

Recycling:

  • Copper
  • Cardboard
  • Drywall
  • Vinyl Siding