Despite what you may have heard, winter is actually the perfect time to tune up your AC system in the Sunshine State.
Looking for a little help keeping pet hair at bay? This list covers the best smart home devices for pet owners.
Keeping floors clean is a struggle. This guide will help you save time and energy and get your floors clean and shiny.
Considering the benefits of solar power? This guide covers why solar energy is a great investment in Florida.
Smart home gadgets are more affordable, higher quality, and easier to install than ever before.
Invest in making your special place as cozy as possible with smart audio and lighting systems.
Suffering from fall allergies? We've got some expert tips to stop the symptoms in their tracks.
Take your fall entertaining to the next level with these delicious autumn recipes that incorporate the latest smart kitchen technologies and appliances.
Adjusting the WiFi-enabled thermostat properly can help you ensure your LifeStyle home is comfortable and running efficiently no matter the season.
If your Florida home has gutters, you will need to clean them regularly to remove the leaves and tree bucks that may cause clogs.
Just because we’re still experiencing some warm weather in Central Florida doesn’t mean you can't decorate your yard for fall.
LifeStyle Homes recently modernized many of our longtime favorite home plans and unveiled three distinct elevations for each.
Fine tune your energy-consumption in order to get the most out of your solar installation.
Florida homeowners have it lucky. With our warm fall and mild winter seasons, our gardens tend to last longer than those of our northern neighbors.
Homeowners should prepare for the end of the summer storm season by doing things like assessing damage and reviewing insurance coverage.
For over a decade, each and every home built by LifeStyle Homes has undergone testing and certification to verify its energy efficiency.
Let’s get started. This week’s focus is on Minimum Efficiency Reporting Values, or MERV filters.
Investing in new construction can save you more money in the long run.
Save on monthly utility costs, qualify for tax incentives, and lower greenhouse gas emissions.
There are several simple cleaning methods you can use to make your new home significantly more energy efficient.
This post tackles how energy efficiency can make a difference, and how solar can be integrated in the home-building process.
Simple and yet highly effective energy hacks that will improve the energy efficiency of your home.
This interactive web tool gives you the opportunity to virtually see behind the walls of our homes.
One of the perks of building with LifeStyle Homes is the guaranteed energy savings you will experience.
You’ll be glad to find that the safety of investing in solar energy outweighs even the most practical concerns.
Here are some high-impact items for in and around your household.
How effective solar energy can be for you depends on a few key factors.
When Lisa and Steve Padron began eyeing retirement, they knew exactly where they wanted to settle—Vero Beach. And why not? With its natural charm, and beautiful beaches and waterways, Vero Beach is the perfect coastal community to call home.
LifeStyle Homes has finished its 100th solar home! Located on Hiawatha Way in Melbourne Beach, this solar home represents the completion of a longtime goal for LifeStyle, as well as a significant achievement for Space Coast residents embracing clean energy. This milestone home is a LifeStyle custom home that sits at 3,205 living square feet. And on top of the standard LifeStyle SunSmart energy-saving building package, the home’s rooftop [...]
The LifeStyle team is excited to welcome Steve and Alisha Renfrew to our homeowner family. LifeStyle finished construction on their brand-new custom home in Vero Beach’s 4 Lakes just in time for the family to settle in, and get ready for baby No. 2 due next month!
A bit of persistence on our end, coupled with manufacturers’ declining costs, has moved us to a point where it makes sense to include LEDs in our homes.
An amendment to help spur more solar installations in the Sunshine State will be on your 2016 Florida Primary Election Ballot. LifeStyle Homes encourages you to vote YES!
By luck, this sweet young couple drove by a sign advertising a Quick Move-In Home we had under construction, gave LifeStyle a call, and soon after moved into their gorgeous new Monterey.
With the completion of Kim and Dale Klaus’s solar home, we’re pleased to report that LifeStyle has now built 75 solar homes!
... There is no denying that the personal advantages are important, especially in tough economic times. Solar currently offers several financial and other pros that will become even more significant over time.
This chart provides a month-long visual representation of a solar system’s energy production. On certain days, the solar system produced more energy than its owners used (represented by points with negative kilowatt hours.)
Today is Earth Day—a special day set aside to honor Mother Earth. At LifeStyle Homes, we’re celebrating our solar homeowners...
... The lower the score, the more efficient the home. Thus, the lower the score, the greater the electric-bill savings a homebuyer can expect to receive.
It’s because of their love of the great outdoors and a motivation to protect the environment that the Hammonds chose to build a LifeStyle solar-power home. Read on.
No doubt, Joanne Nesbitt and Glenn Kreag love the outdoors. The couple takes pleasure in wildlife photography, kayaking, and traveling—even having journeyed as far as Antarctica!
In celebration of the recent news that the federal tax incentive for solar installations has been extended for an addition five years, we thought we’d share some fun facts on solar power.
It’s been a long road, but we did it! LifeStyle Homes has successfully built the first and only U.S. Department of Energy “Zero-Energy Ready Home” in Brevard County.
We at LifeStyle Homes have promoted the idea that adding a solar system to your home’s rooftop will not only increase its value, but help it sell quicker if and when you decide to move. And new research recently released by the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in California is supporting this claim.
It brings us great joy when our past customers, like Kristen Krusell, reach out to us to express their continued happiness. We, of course, love hearing from our happy homeowners and catching up on their lives.
... There are very few homes built to this caliber of energy-efficiency in the United States, so we are very gratified to be building the first one of its kind on the Space Coast.
...In an effort to keep this momentum going, as well as help disseminate information on solar’s growth throughout the world, LifeStyle Homes recently launched a new page on our website called: The Clean-Energy Revolution.
Every graduate of the first training group has received at least one job offer, proving the solar-vet partnership is a promising one.
With building strategies determined, the home site selected, the plans engineered, and building permit in hand, we are finally ready to break ground on this remarkable home!
As we at LifeStyle Homes wrap up construction on our final homes in Pineda Ridge, we wanted to introduce you to one more of our customers in this neighborhood. Chris Vellanti, who lives with her two very cute English Springer Spaniels, chose a stunning lot with sweeping views of Pineda Ridge’s centralized lake.
Solar is an incredibly important technology and will drastically impact our society’s future. Take a look at the ASES’s list. Solar supporters, what other points would you like to add?