Green Building

Articles on our green building efforts, solar photo voltaic and geothermal installations we perform, and more.

How Geothermal Energy Systems Work In Homes

How Geothermal Energy Systems Work In Homes

One of the alternative energy systems we build with, in addition to solar systems, is a geothermal energy system, most often used in tandem with an in-floor radiant heat system, which heats an entire home. A commonly-asked question we get with geothermal, though, is...
Results of the Solar Tour 2009

Results of the Solar Tour 2009

The SECRES (South Eastern Colorado Renewable Energy Society) Solar Tour 2009 was a success! This year’s theme was “RE-Powering Southern Colorado.” We got to meet many nice people and raise awareness of the LEED for Homes program in Colorado. This...
Our LEED Platinum Home in Colorado

Our LEED Platinum Home in Colorado

Stauffer & Sons Construction is very proud to announce that we are building a LEED™ Platinum home in Divide, Colorado! This is a major step for us as a green builder, as there are only four certified Platinum homes in the entire state of Colorado, so we are at...