Innovation is not an option … It's standard

HYBRID HOME TECHNOLOGY

Add the latest advances in lifestyle technology to the existing elegance and quality of a Wathen Castanos home, and you have a cutting edge Hybrid Home. When you purchase a Hybrid Home, you are getting one of the most innovative efficient homes in the nation.


INTEGRATING THE MOST ADVANCED PERFORMANCE
PRODUCTS INTO THE WORKINGS OF YOUR HOME

Hybrid home technology is infused into every aspect of your home, ensuring the lowest
possible energy costs each month.

 

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GUARANTEED
LOWER ENERGY COSTS

With a solar home, you generate
your own clean, more affordable
energy on your rooftop.

 

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HOMES WITH SOLAR
MAY BE WORTH MORE

Not only will you lower your energy
costs, you can boost your home's
value when you sell later.

 

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DOING YOUR PART
AND SAVING

Along with your community,
you are doing your part in the energy
conservation and sustainability
effort while saving money.

 

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IT'S CLEAN ENERGY
WITH NO WORRIES

With a 20 year warranty, we
guarantee your system will
produce as much electricity
as we promise.

 

It starts at the foundation

From the walls to your roof, Hybrid Homes are purposefully designed from the start with hybrid home technology and are engineered to keep you home cool on warm days, and warm on cold days.

Thermal Blankets

insulated foam exterior walls combine with the insulation system to achieve maximum efficiency.

Radiant Barrier Roof

blocks 97% of heat transfer through the roof, keeping your attic and your home cooler.

 

Even our standard features are advanced

All new homes meet standard requirements that are considered the “norm” for energy efficiency. However, we take it a steep further and
build Hybrid Homes with some of the most energy efficient products in our region.
 

13 SEER 93.7% AFUE

 

Low E2 windows

 

Tankless water heaters

While home standards are 14 SEER, all Hybrid Homes are built with a 13 SEER 93.7% AFUE furnace and state-of-the-art ventilation system.

 

provide optimal comfort without the high energy bill.

 

are 40% more efficient and provide endless hot water! Unlike standard water heaters, these are built to lower your energy usage without compromising comfort and convenience.

 

Smarter final touches

Even the smallest details lead to big savings and reflect our hybrid home philosophy.

 

Florescent lighting

uses 75% less energy and lasts 10 times longer than regular light bulbs.

 

Water conservation plumbing fixtures

and landscaping irrigation controls are designed to lower your daily water usage.

 

 

ENJOY THE SAVINGS

So, what does this all mean to you? It means an energy usage decrease by
at least 71% without compromising design or comfort.