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Should You Install Ceiling Fans in Your New Florida Home?

Posted On: July 21, 2016 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
When you are not outdoors enjoying the sunshine, beaches and theme parks, you want to come home to a comfortable and cool environment. Ceiling fans are a great alternative to running the air conditioning and running up your utility bill, and with the wide variety of styles and designs, ceiling fans

Make Summer Living Easy and Keep Cool in Your Florida Home

Posted On: May 24, 2016 | Categories: Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
Click to see how Highland Homes makes summer living easy with energy-efficient features built into your Florida new home We Floridians are no stranger to sunshine and summer heat. According to Current Results, Central Florida is exposed to 236 days of sunshine out of the 365 days in a year.

Why Buy New: Lower Maintenance and Operation Costs

Posted On: March 31, 2016 | Categories: News | Why Buy New
Why Buy New: Lower Maintenance and Operation Costs

Moving into your new home in Florida should leave you thinking about paint colors, not plumbing repairs! When considering whether you would like to buy a new home or a used home, one of your considerations should be the cost of maintenance. Keeping your home ownership costs low by buying a new home means more of your hard-earned money can go towards fun things ...

Energy Efficiency and Your Florida Home

Posted On: December 31, 2015 | Categories: News | General Info | Why Buy New
Radiant Barrier, an insulating foil shield attached to your roof trusses during construction, can lower your cooling costs up to 12 percent.Here in Florida, we enjoy sunshine year round. It’s wonderful to take a pleasant evening stroll or lounge away an afternoon at the beach even in

Keeping Cool in Your Florida New Home

Posted On: March 13, 2015 | Categories: News | Why Buy New | Design and Decorating
Energy-efficient Radiant BarrierOne of the huge benefits of purchasing a new home is that they are more energy efficient than older homes. Here at Highland Homes, we include energy-efficient and money-saving features in every Florida home that we build - and, did you know Highland Homes offers

10 Most Important Features for Home Buyers in 2014

Posted On: September 25, 2014 | Categories: Design and Decorating
Highland Homes' new Parker home design incorporates many features that are important to modern homebuyers, including built-in storage, an open layout, modern kitchen and outdoor living spaces.When it comes to house hunting, the modern homebuyer seeks more than homebuyers did in previous

Get Your Green On with Fantastic March Savings from Highland Homes

Posted On: March 17, 2014 | Categories: Communities | News | Events
Are you looking for a new home that is easy on your wallet? Highland Homes invites you to Get Your Green On now through March 31st, and receive FREE energy-efficiency upgrades for your home. These green products will help you to save some green, as in cash, on your new home purchase as well as

Purchase a Lakefront Florida New Home with a View at Fairway Oaks

Posted On: September 29, 2013 | Categories: Communities | General Info
\n\nWhen you think of purchasing real estate in Florida, you typically think of stunning nature views and fantastic amenities. At one of our newest communities, The Reserve at Fairway Oaks, buyers will have the opportunity to purchase spacious homes located on prime lakefront home sites within a

Wear Green, Get Green for Green Upgrades on Your Florida New Homes

Posted On: March 12, 2012 | Categories: Events | Design and Decorating
\nMarch is all about the green. Usually, you wear a little on your clothing to save yourself from getting pinched. However, this year Highland Homes wants to put the green back in your pocket by giving you FREE green upgrades for your Florida new homes. That’s right. We’re bringing back our Wear

Energy Efficiency Products for Your Lakeland Homes

Posted On: February 27, 2012 | Categories: General Info | Design and Decorating
Do you want to help the environment and save some money, too? When you are building your new Lakeland homes, there are a lot of things you can do that will make a big difference to the environment and your electric bill. For instance, by simply purchasing Energy Star appliances you are consuming