Whatever your goal, we’ve got you covered.
Following our Walk, Jog, Run philosophy, SEM will value engineer the most cost effective path to reach your desired level of efficiency. We will meet you where you are and help to move you along our spectrum of services only as your comfort and desire increases.
Spectrum of Services
We offer services ranging from code compliance testing through advising you on constructing zero energy homes, but we value each individual client’s needs and where they want and need to be to sell more homes profitably. Our building science team will value-engineer and customize the partnership level, which may include green building certification consulting, code compliance, energy efficient construction, engineering support, performance testing, and tax rebate documentation.
Services in Detail
Engineering and Design: Need support with 3rd party mechanical design or having problems with code compliance? Southern Energy Management has you covered with RESChecks, Manual J Load calculations, and 2012 IECC simulated compliance reports.
Performance Testing: Did you know that the 2012 NCECC requires every home built to be performance tested? We have the tools and skills necessary to help keep you in compliance, including blower door and duct blaster testing in accordance with the 2012 NCECC performance testing requirements.
ecoSelect™: The ecoSelect™ certification program for new home construction was designed with simplicity in mind: straightforward standards designed to measurably improve energy efficiency with clear consumer marketing. In addition, a web based management system provides answers when you need them, while third-party verification helps to better assure quality and consumer confidence. For more information contact us today or please visit www.buildecoSelect.com.
Energy Star: ENERGY STAR certified new homes are designed and built to standards well above most other homes on the market today, delivering energy efficiency savings of up to 30 percent when compared to typical new homes. A home designed and verified to meet the rigorous requirements set by the US Environmental Protection Agency will ensure you deliver better quality, better comfort, and better durability. For more information contact us today or visit www.energystar.gov.
HERO code: With rebates available up to $4,000, Duke Energy Progress has now made it easier than ever to build energy efficient homes. Let us help you discover how building an energy efficient home can be cashflow positive. Contact us today for more information.
Green Building: We have the experience necessary to take you to the next level in efficient construction. Contact us today about the National Green Building Standard and LEED for Homes.
Become Net Positive: There are many steps you can take on your path to energy efficiency. Although they may seem overwhelming, rest assured our team of experts will help you navigate with ease and clarity. SEM’s net positive movement is our attempt to change the way we make and use energy and we are actively changing the market place. Contact us today to learn more about all the “positive steps” you, as a builder, can take today on your path to energy independence. Coupled with our other services we can show you the steps to make energy independence a reality for your homes today.