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OUR ENERGY COMMITMENT

Mitchell & Best is committed to conserving the land and saving you energy through a multi-faceted approach to green building. ENERGY STAR Builder Partner since 2007, Mitchell & Best has always been and will continue to be a leader in the field. From the development of raw land, to the on-site homebuilding process itself, every new home built includes a variety of energy-saving features.

Mitchell & Best
  • - Panelized construction using advanced framing techniques
  • - Floor joists and subflooring from sustainably managed forests
  • - Wood exterior wall sheathing (OSB)
  • - Exterior house wrap to minimize moisture and air infiltration
  • - Low E ENERGY STAR® rated windows with tilt out sashes
  • - Extensive air sealing of all penetrations and joints to limit air infiltration
  • - High efficiency gas water heater
  • - High efficiency gas furnace on main zone
  • - Gas cooktop and ENERGY STAR® rated refrigerator
  • - Programmable thermostats
  • - Low VOC paint
  • - Quality carpeting containing recyclable material
  • - Every home is blower door tested to verify appropriate air exchange for maximum comfort
  • - All homes are verified by a third party to ensure they meet the criteria for both ENERGY STAR® for Homes and the National Green Building Standard.