Energy Efficient New Homes

We, at Home Creations, strive to be the best at building energy efficiency homes. We add several materials behind the walls of each home to increase energy efficiency, which saves you money! Here is a list of why we are No. 1 in building energy efficient homes in the Oklahoma City area. HERS Index Ratings (between 24 – 46) All of our new homes have a HERS Rating of 42 to 46. The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index is the industry standard by which a home’s energy efficiency is measured. The HERS Index is the most in-depth assessment on …

Prepare your home for winter weather

Winter weather in Oklahoma is upon us. Most of us have already pulled out our winter coats, gloves and scarves; but have you prepared your home for winter weather yet? If not, here are some tips. Replace all filters in your home Keep your heater in great condition by replacing air filters in your home. It is also not a bad idea to have your furnace and water heater checked and serviced. Calibrate your thermostat Most new homeowners may not need to worry, but replacing an old thermostat with an automatic model can save energy and money. Seal Leaks Keep …

4 Things Every Homebuyer Should Know About Mortgages

Whether it’s your first new home or your fifth, you probably have questions about financing. We sat down with Peggy Luster of First Mortgage Company, a Home Creations participating lender, to discuss 4 things every homebuyer should know about getting a mortgage 1.The first thing you should do is pull your credit score. Lenders base the decision off FICO scores. It costs $25 for a full report, which is always the basis of a mortgage decision, in conjunction with income. By pulling your report before you start the process, you will be able to get down to business faster once …

New Energy Efficient Features for Home Creations Homes!

It seems like just about everyone is doing their part to be more eco-friendly these days. How about you? Let’s see… you recycle. You have a vast collection of reusable shopping bags. And those reusable water bottles? You’re all over it! But are you being environmentally conscious when it comes to your home? Energy efficiency is one of the biggest emerging home building trends, and for good reason! As Home Creations co-founder Jalal Farzaneh stated in a blog article for the Central Oklahoma Home Builders Association, “home builders have to make sure that their homes are going to be sustainable …

Home Creations Moves Up on Builder Top 100 List

In May 2015, Builder magazine released the 2014 Top 100 Builders list. Home Creations moved up 3 positions from last year’s list and is now #69 of 100 top builders in America. Home Creations is also the largest locally owned and operated home builder on the list, as well as the only Oklahoma-owned builder in the Top 100. These rankings are based on annual closing numbers of builders all over the United States. Home Creations closed 526 homes in 2014 and had revenue of $90 million. Ranking on this list is a great honor for a locally owned and operated …