Southlake, Texas (PressExposure) November 22, 2012 -- Veranda Designer Homes, the North Texas luxury homebuilder, received 4 ARC Awards at the Westin Galleria on Saturday, August 18th for the recently completed Country French estate in the Manors of Waterford in North Keller. Veranda is being recognized by the Dallas Builders Association and DHome Magazine for outstanding achievement in the $2+M category for: "Best Master Suite", "Best Dining Room", "Best Kitchen" and "Best Landscape".
The 6900sf single story estate, set on a wooded cul-de-sac lot features two courtyards and three water features, outstanding woodwork, unique design details and state of the art technology, fully controlled by iPad and iPhone. The home which is heated and cooled utilizing a geothermal system and coupled with total foam encapsulation of three insulated mechanical rooms in the attic, scored a 42 on the HERS Index resulting in a home that is 58% more efficient than a standard new home and 50% more efficient than the Energy Star rated home which must meet a HERS Index of 85.
"We are thrilled to be commended for our unique designs in this estate home", said Betty Baker, owner of Veranda Designer Homes. "You might say we're obsessed with our attention to detail and passionate about the benefits of Building Science in new home construction which keeps us ahead of the competition and our homeowners comfortable and happy".
Veranda Designer Homes has received numerous architectural design awards from the Greater Fort Worth Building Association "Spring Tour" competitions and has been featured in DHome Magazine in recent years for individual awards and as recognized in the 2012 "Dallas Best Builders" list. Signature Publishing features one of Veranda's master bath suites in its' 2010 coffee table edition of "Beautiful Bedrooms and Bathrooms of Texas".
For nearly a decade, Veranda has conceived and constructed some of the most distinctive homes in North Texas. Its team of experts is skilled in architectural design, interior design, state-of-the-art technology and advanced building science. The company is distinguished by three on-staff craftsmen, two project managers who bring 70 years of building expertise and by the philosophy of its owner, who believes that our dedication, great communication and a passion for the details in every project are the keys to extraordinary homebuilding.
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