2021 Housing Innovation Award Winner!

2021 Housing Innovation Award Winner We are thrilled and honored to announce that we were one of the U.S. DOE Zero Energy Ready Home Housing Innovation Award Winners for 2021! The Zero Energy Ready certification is one with incredibly high standards and is not easily obtained, it requires not only a certain level of craftsmanship but a vast knowledge of …

Virtual Green Home Tour

Home Performance Counts Home Performance Counts is a joint educational initiative by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the National Association of REALTORS (NAR). Earth Day was the kickoff of the series featuring Robinhood by Red Tree Builders. Brandon, current Chairman of the NAHB Sustainability & Green Building Subcommittee, took viewers through Robinhood, one of his artfully crafted, …

Do Builders Offer Broker Referrals?

Do Builders Offer Broker Referrals? We all know that readily available homes in Asheville and the surrounding areas are hard to come by. Many times clients may not be able to find exactly what they are looking for, maybe building a home is an option for them. We offer your clients expert guidance through the home building journey through our …

IBSx 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes

IBSx 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes The 2021 International Builders Show was adapted from its typically in-person conference to a virtual, online experience. One of the signature sessions at IBSx, 60 Design Ideas in 60 Minutes offers attendees sixty unique trends and ideas to implement in their homes. This was a great panel discussion featuring mediator Dawn Duhamel and …

High Design, High Performance

High Design, High Performance Brandon Bryant, Ted Clifton, and Troy Johns – three high performance builders across the US got together to discuss their approach to high performance design and building. Brandon goes very in depth into Red Trees building philosophy and the “why we build sustainability”. This artcle is a great read. Best in American Living is a committee …

IBS Scholarship 2020

International Builder’s Show Scholarship Recipients As vice chair of the Green Sustainability Subcommittee, Brandon was asked to give the scholarship recipients a tour around the floor at IBS, some insider knowledge, and a few tips and tricks along the way. The videdo below is one Brandon shot as part of the video blogs for IBS, so he was working double …