Beazer Homes launches eSMART program

Beazer Homes USA has launched eSMART by Beazer Homes, a comprehensive program designed to increase energy and water efficiency and improve indoor air quality in new housing.

The program combines high-performance products from General Electric, Honeywell, Moen and others with industry-approved green building practices, and is designed to reduce the home’s annual operating costs. The new eSMART features will be made available at no additional cost to buyers.

“Our goal is to provide affordable everyday solutions that can make a difference right now in terms of environmental impact and operating costs,” said Tony Callahan, senior vp-purchasing, planning and design at Atlanta-based Beazer Homes, one of the nation’s 10 largest single-family home builders. “Consumers want to do their part for the environment, but they also need to save money. With our eSMART homes, they can do both.”

Every new Beazer home will include products designed to increase energy and water efficiency, including Honeywell FocusPRO Programmable Thermostats, GE EnergySmart compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs), GE Energy Star dishwashers and MOEN water-saving bathroom faucets and showerheads. Additionally, each new Beazer home will incorporate products designed