Residential Buildings with Solar Panels

Sustainability

Melcom homes have been built with sustainability in mind. We use environmentally friendly materials and technologies, like environmentally responsible insulation, energy-efficient appliances and water-wise plumbing fixtures to help reduce your energy and water bills. We are proud to build homes that reduce your impact on the environment—from the ground up.

Going Green has never been so easy. Melcom Homes Eco-life package goes above and beyond to ensure lasting savings for our homeowners. Our new builds are 30% more energy efficient than the average Alberta home. On average you will use up to 70% less energy per year, plus a peace of mind of living in a well insulated home with healthy indoor quality
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At Melcom we believe in providing sustainable housing options that encompass everything that makes our homes energy efficient and reach the ultimate goal of net zero living. We want to ignite change to better our future, our planet and ultimately, our people. By living a life that enables us all to consciously be aware of the negative effects of unclean energy, we strive to create a lifestyle that revolves around eco-friendly, energy-efficient, zero emissions and prosperous living without compromising our overall goal; to reach net zero and bring awareness within our communities.
Solar panels
Tankless Water Heater
Triple Pane Windows
EV Charging Outlet
WaterSense
LED
 

Building the future.
Restoring the past. 

Economic Benefits

  • Automatic mortgage loan rebate eligibility of 15%

  • Long terms cost savings on water, electricity, and gas bill

A More Efficient Home

Our homes are resource efficient

  • Energy-efficient options like, furnace and air conditioners, windows, appliances (Energy Star)

  • Electrical-efficient options like, compact fluorescent lamps, light-emitting diode (LED), and timer and motion sensors to whole-home automation

  • Water-efficient options like, water-saving toilet, low-flow showers and faucets, and xeriscaping

A Healthier, More Comfortable Home

  • Less stress on the respiratory and immune system

  • Significant benefit for those who suffer from allergies

  • Significant reduction of drafts, cold spots, and temperature variance from room to room

  • Triple panel windows offer superior insulation, air tightness, and substantial sound reduction from outside

Increase in Durability

Extreme durable exterior features:

  • 30-year shingles

  • Waterproofing foundation walls

  • Engineered lumber that resists wrapping

  • Increase in the durability of the home meaning annually renovation cuts

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Environmental Longevity

  • Clean, renewable energy

  • Solar energy is the key to reducing the consumption of fossil fuels by humans across the globe

  • Renewable energy means there will be no reduction in the availability of this energy, making it available to everyone for a long time to come

 Low Maintenance

  • Low-cost maintenance

  • After installation it mostly runs itself

  • No noise or moving parts

Economic Opportunity

  • Produces jobs for people working in the solar industry

  • Allows users to reinvest in their province by utilizing government rebate programs

Monetary Benefits

  • Tax breaks and cash incentives

  • Increase in home resale value

  • Decrease in electricity bills

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Reduce 
Your Carbon
Footprint

Build your eco-friendly home with Melcom Homes today!
Eco-friendly home

Includes:

Melcom Homes
Eco-Life Package

Your Guide to Net Zero
  • 6 Solar Panels

  • 2-Stage Furnace

  • Active Heat Recovery Ventilation System

  • Tankless Hot Water Heater

  • Foundation Wrap

  • Triple Pane Windows

  • Heat Pump

Benefits:

  • up to $800 in annual energy savings

  • 3.34 metric tonnes of greenhouse gases saved per year

  • 20% more energy efficient than minimum 2022 building code in Alberta requires