Healthy and Efficient Homes by Maykus Homes
Using proven building strategies Maykus Homes will help your family consume less energy and create a home free of health and safety hazards.
Operating efficiency and safety are part of the process from the beginning; each plan goes through an extensive review with engineers and energy experts.
Advanced framing is a method of building for meeting energy code requirements by maximizing space for cavity insulation and minimizing the potential for voids. By installing fewer framing members there is better insulation coverage and creating a tighter more efficient building envelope. This also reduces the opportunity for pollutants to enter the home through voids.
Quality materials and proper installation of your roof, windows, and plumbing are vital to creating a healthy home. Keeping the weather, water, and pollutants out of your home is a big step in creating a safe indoor environment.
Foam Insulation is just one way we give you an energy efficient home. Foam can reach cracks and crevices reducing the opportunity for allergens, bugs, or small rodents to enter your home. Foam also adds to the strength and sturdiness of your home and offers noise reduction from the outside.
A pest free home is important for the health of your home and all of your loved ones. Prior to the slab being poured we pre-treat for termites.
Blower door tests are performed to determine to what degree a home is airtight.