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Webinar on Demand: 5 Tips to Build a High-Performance Home

April 22, 2024
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Promo for webinar 5 steps to a high-performance home

See and hear how the production team for The New American Home 2024 achieved a remarkable -45 HERS rating for the residence. 

Discover details about how Sun West Custom Homes, in collaboration with green building consultant Two Trails, used an integrated approach to energy efficiency, air-tightness, and renewable energy to create this high-performance home that also improves indoor air quality and comfort for the home's occupants.

Insights shared in the webinar can be applied to any home in any market at any price point.

Learning Objectives

  • How to take a systematic, integrated approach to energy efficiency
  • How to specify and apply the proper materials, products, and systems to achieve high performance
  • How to work with your key trade partners and suppliers to significantly reduce energy and water use and deliver a healthy, comfortable indoor environment for homeowners


  • Tim Unick, Project Manager, Sun West Custom Homes
  • Mark Schlachter, Superintendent, Sun West Custom Homes
  • Drew Smith, COO, Two Trails


  • Rich Binsacca, Editorial Director, Pro Builder Media