MOUNT VERNON, WA / March 22, 2013 – Lexar Homes, a leading on-your-site builder serving Northwest Washington and the Puget Sound, today announced its exhibit at the SICBA Home & Garden Show. The event will be held at the Skagit County Fairgrounds located at 1410 Virginia Street in Mount Vernon.
Show Hours at Dates:
Friday, March 22nd, 11am-6pm
Saturday, March 23rd, 10am-6pm
Sunday, March 24th, 11am-4pm
Lexar Homes will present the 15-Point New Home Construction Checklist to detail why it’s crucial for Washington and Idaho home buyers to demand these items:
- .30 U-Value Windows
- Above Standard R-49 Attic Insulation
- Insulated Headers and Corners
- High Energy Efficiency Hot Water Tanks
- Water Conserving Faucets
- Airtight Drywall
- Low-VOC Primers, Paints Adhesives and Caulks
- Capillary Breaks and High Back Flashing
- Pan Flashing Windows and Doors
- Moisture Barriers with High-Quality House Wrap
- Sealed Garage-to-House Common Walls
- Energy Trusses
- Exceeds Blower Door Test Requirements
- ENERGY STAR High Quality Bath Fans
- Engineered Wood Floor Systems
“We are thrilled at the opportunity to meet with property owners who are interested in new home construction,” said Lexar Homes franchise owner Dave Orth. “We look forward to discussing the advantages of building a new home versus purchasing an existing one.”
In addition to zero wear and tear, new homes comply with current building, safety and environmental codes and include the latest and greatest systems and components often making a new home less expensive to operate and maintain than older homes.
Lexar Homes of Burlington builds in Northwest Washington and the Puget Sound, Washington State including King County, Skagit County, Snohomish County, Island County, Whatcom County, and San Juan County.
“We are proud to build houses that are affordable to buy and affordable to maintain,” said home consultant and Lexar Homes team member Tracy Rhynes. “We apply green certified construction techniques that are energy efficient, have a positive impact on the environment and the communities we live in.”
Lexar Homes is one of the first volume on-site builders in the Northwest to build homes with a focus on energy efficiency, sustainability and healthier indoor air quality.
The Lexar Homes team has years of experience building new homes in the cities of Bellevue, Seattle, Lynnwood, Everett, Marysville, Bellingham, Oak Harbor, Kirkland, Burlington, Mount Vernon, Freeland, Clinton, Coupeville, Edmonds, Bothell and other nearby Washington State towns and cities. Lexar Homes holds membership with the Better Business Bureau Skagit/Island Counties Builders Association and Burlington Chamber of Commerce.
About Lexar Homes
Lexar Homes is a leading volume builder in the Northwest. The company builds quality homes with an emphasis on energy efficiency, sustainability and healthier indoor air quality. Lexar Homes offices can be found in Washington, Oregon, Idaho and North Dakota. The company’s regional build areas include:
Bismarck, ND (Burleigh, Emmons, Grant, Kidder, Logan, McLean, Morton, Sheridan, Sioux and Wells Counties); Burlington, WA (Island, King, San Juan, Skagit, Snohoish and Whatcom Counties)
Centralia, WA (Grays, Lewis, Mason, Pacific, Pierce and Thurston Counties); Lewiston, ID (Asotin, Beneway, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce and Shoshone Counties)
Coeur d’Alene , ID (Beneway, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai and Shoshone Counties)
Moses Lake, WA (Grant County)
Olympic Peninsula (Clallam, Jefferson, Kitsap annd Mason Counties)
Pendleton, OR (Gilliam, Morrow, Umatilla and Wallowa Counties)
Puyallup, WA (Pierce County)
Silverdale, Washington (Kitsap, Mason and Pierce Counties)
Spokane, WA (Ferry, Lincoln, Pend Oreille, Spokane, Stevens and Whitman Counties)
Tri-Cities, WA (Adams, Asotin, Benton, Franklin, Garfield, Grant, Klickitat, Walla Walla and Whitman Counties)
Tri-Cities, OR (Baker, Gilliam, Grant, Morrow, Umatilla, Union, and Wallowa Counties)
Wenatchee, WA (Chelan, Douglas, Grant, Lincoln and Oknagan Counties)
Woodland, WA (Clark, Cowlitz, Klickitat, Pacific, Skamania and Wahkiakum Counties)
Yakima, WA (Grant, Kittitas, Klickitat and Yakima Counties)
For more information, visit: www.lexarhomes.com.
The Skagit/Island Counties Builders Association is a non-profit trade association of builders and associates devoted to promoting professionalism among its members. Chartered in 1979, SICBA is now 475 companies strong and growing. Affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders and Building Industry Association of Washington, our philosophy is to provide support to the members who are involved in our trade in one way or another. SICBA also offers a professional approach to legislative issues in an industry so vital to our local as well as our national economy. For more information, visit www.sicba.org.