St. Johns Model at Cedarbrook Video Preview

Preview the award-winning St. Johns Model on the new TerraWise Homes YouTube Channel.  Go inside to experience the innovative floor plan of this fantastic Net-Zero Energy solar powered home. Subscribe to the channel and get notices when new videos are added.  Several videos are in production including interviews with TerraWise buyers, tours of other models,…
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Taking Position On JEA Ill-Founded Solar Policy

If you care about the future of the Sunshine State then you have to care about the future of solar power.  Unfortunately, just as the idea of Net-Zero Energy and net metering is finding some real footing, staff at JEA is attempting to pull the rug out from under it.  We were compelled to take…
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Terrawise Homes For “New Empty Nesters”

David Shacter We founded Terrawise Homes with the goal of designing Net-Zero Energy Homes that meet the specific needs of current consumers — not just copies of plans from several years ago, but freshly designed for today’s buyers. We listen carefully to the comments from visitors to our models and our buyers, as well as…
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How To Verify Builder HERS Ratings For New Homes

Buyers of new homes serious about energy efficiency should look for HERS ratings when considering purchasing or building with a builder.  The Home Energy Rating System (HERS) Index is the nationally recognized scoring system for measuring a home’s energy performance.  A HERS Index score can be determined for any home, newly constructed or existing, based…
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