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Sep 15, 2014, 09:25 ET
Deltec Homes: Located in Asheville, NC (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes)

Deltec Homes Delivers First Net-Zero Home from Their Renew Collection

 Deltec Homes, a leading provider of prefabricated energy efficient homes, delivered the first net-zero home from their Renew Collection. Dr....

Aug 27, 2013, 08:00 ET
The Cypress model is part of the Renew Collection by Deltec Homes. This highly sustainable home offers classic southern architecture, nine foot ceilings and a deep covered porch. There are two floor plan options for which customers can choose.  (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes)

Deltec Homes Launches the Renew Collection

 Deltec Homes, the industry leader in hurricane resistant and sustainable panelized home building, introduces their new line of affordable...

May 30, 2013, 09:04 ET
Anatomy of a high wind and hurricane resistant home. Deltec starts with a shape that works with nature and not against it. All aspects of a Deltec home are carefully designed to work together as a system greatly enhancing its durability and making it the smartest home for high wind environments.  (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes)

Deltec Homes hits 45 years without losing a home to high winds

 As Atlantic Coast and Gulf Coast residents prepare for what forecasters say could be a very active hurricane season, many are starting to...

Oct 09, 2012, 14:51 ET
Deltec Homes, Asheville, NC-based leading builder of round, sustainable high-wind resistant homes since 1968, has signed an agreement with Appalachian State University to market and manufacture The Solar Homestead, a net-zero energy home designed by students and professors at Appalachian State University and winner of the People's Choice Award at the 2011 Solar Decathlon in Washington D.C. Through the agreement with Appalachian, Deltec Homes will pay royalties that support the Department of Technology and Environmental Design's next large-scale, sustainable design-build project and other research and creative activities at the university.  (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes Incorporated)

Leading Round Home Builder Markets Award-Winning Energy Efficient Home

Deltec Homes, Asheville, NC-based leading home builder of high-wind resistant round homes for over forty years, has signed an agreement with...

May 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

Video: Hurricane Resistant Green Home Sets Standard for the Next Generation of Home Building

ASHEVILLE, N.C., May 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Deltec Homes recently announced the completion of a LEED Platinum Home, achieving the highest possible...

Mar 06, 2008, 00:00 ET

Deltec Homes and ABC's 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Surprise Deserving Westwego Family

WESTWEGO, La., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier today, the Usea family of Westwego, LA received life-changing news from Ty Pennington and the...

Mar 06, 2008, 00:00 ET

Deltec Homes and ABC's 'Extreme Makeover: Home Edition' Surprise a Second Family with a Wonderful Gift

NEW ORLEANS, March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Earlier this afternoon, for the second time in the same day, Ty Pennington and the crew of "Extreme...

Dec 18, 2007, 00:00 ET
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Borders Group has appointed Kenneth H. Armstrong executive vice president of U.S. stores. (PRNewsFoto/Borders Group, Inc.)[TK]
 ANN ARBOR, MI UNITED STATES
 01/16/2007

Solar Panel Installation Furthers Deltec's Role as Leading Green Builder

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Dec. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Deltec Homes recently launched one of the largest solar panel installations in North Carolina,...

May 10, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Alternative Home Designs Helping Rebuild Gulf. (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes)[SP]
 SLIDELL, LA UNITED STATES
 05/10/2007

Alternative Home Designs Helping to Rebuild the Gulf Coast after Katrina

SLIDELL, La., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- When Ted and Leanne Modica lost their Lake Pontchartrain home in Slidell, La. to Hurricane Katrina, they...

May 08, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Hurricane resistant Deltec Home. (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes, Inc.)[AL]
 GULFPORT, MS UNITED STATES
 05/08/2007

Gulf Coast Couple Don't Regret Unusual Home Choice

GULFPORT, Miss., May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Like other families in their bayou community in Gulfport, Mississippi, Diane and Mitch Kiser evacuated...

Mar 27, 2007, 01:00 ET
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 HONG KONG, CHINA
 03/27/2007

Energy Efficiency Meets Beauty in the Circular Home

ASHVILLE, N.C., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- With rising energy prices and a growing demand for eco-friendly construction, more and more people are...

Mar 27, 2007, 01:00 ET
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Eco Friendly round home. (PRNewsFoto/Deltec Homes)[JU]
 ASHVILLE, NC UNITED STATES
 03/26/2007

Energy Efficiency Meets Beauty in the Circular Home

ASHVILLE, N.C., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- With rising energy prices and a growing demand for eco-friendly construction, more and more people are...

May 12, 2006, 01:00 ET

Multimedia News Release - North Carolina-based Deltec Homes Unique Houses Withstand Katrina and Other Major Storms with Minimal to No Damage

PASS CHRISTIAN, Miss., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Dale and Carolyn Medley of Pass Christian, Miss., weren't sure what they would find when they were...

Apr 27, 2006, 01:00 ET
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Joe Carretta, Senior Vice President of Operations, Empire Education Group; Frank Schoeneman, Chairman and CEO, Empire Education Group; Paul Finkelstein, Chairman and CEO, Regis Corporation; Mike Bouman, President and COO, Empire Education Group. (PRNewsFoto/Empire Beauty Schools)[KG]
 POTTSVILLE, PA UNITED STATES
 04/19/2007

Hurricane-Resistant Home Manufacturer Deltec Preparing for a Severe 2006 Hurricane Season

ASHEVILLE, N.C., April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Western North Carolina-based Deltec Homes has weathered the last two destructive hurricane seasons...

Oct 04, 2005, 01:00 ET

Deltec's Round Homes Survive Hurricane Katrina With No Structural Damage

ASHEVILLE, N.C., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Deltec Homes, manufacturers of a unique round house design that seems to be hurricane proof, reports that...

Jun 21, 2005, 01:00 ET
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Deltec Home survives Charley while the rest of the neighborhood suffers severe damage. (PRNewsFoto)[RV]
 ASHEVILLE, NC USA
 06/21/2005

Attention Focuses on Round Homes That Survive Hurricanes as the 2005 Hurricane Season Begins

ASHEVILLE, N.C., June 21 /PRNewswire/ -- A prefabricated round home that seems to be hurricane proof has received a great deal of attention...