Energy-Efficient Construction

We do our best to make your home as energy-efficient as possible by using everything from revolutionary construction insulation to LED bulbs and more. All of our homes are third-party tested for energy efficiency.

  • LED Bulbs

  • R-45 insulation in attic and R-30 insulation in vaulted ceilings

  • 95% efficiency gas furnace with 4” air filter

  • 50+ gallon energy efficient water heater

  • High-performance, SEER-rated energy efficient central air conditioning

  • Double-hung, Low-E vinyl windows

  • Energy-saving programmable thermostat

  • Steel insulated garage doors

  • Insulated fiberglass front door

  • High-grade vinyl siding


ZIP System

The ZIP System gives your home an integrated air- and water-resistant barrier, eliminating the need for housewrap and felt. It reduces air leakage and prevents water from coming, sealing your home from the elements and helping to maintain a more consistent temperature.

Sustainable & Eco-Friendly Products


Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring from Mannington features low-VOC paper, adhesives, and finishes. It’s constructed with recycled content, is FloorScore certified, and is 100% made in the USA.

Vinyl Flooring

Vinyl flooring from Mannington contributes to green-building systems like LEED and uses low-VOC water-based ink. Our vinyl is FloorScore certified and won’t trap dust or allergens.



Fall Creek Homes uses carpet from Shaw and Mohawk - both vendors committed to sustainability through a variety of green initiatives.


Low-VOC Paint

All paint used in Fall Creek home is certified low-VOC (volatile organic compounds). This reduces the amount of harmful chemicals in your home’s environment.



We offer sustainable laminate countertop options - LEED, FSC, Greenguard, and Recycled Content certified - from Formica, Wilsonart, and Panolam.



When you choose Homecrest Cabinets in a Fall Creek Home, you’re using cabinets certified by the KCMA Environmental Stewardship Program.