NH-based Epoch Homes wins website award
Pembroke modular home building firm Epoch Homes received a perfect score in rankings released by the top industry blog today. Home builders all over the country were judged in the rankings, so this marks a significant publicity coup for Epoch. It is also a clear indication that blogs and the internet are playing an increasingly important role in industries across the board.
Read the press release from Epoch Homes below:
Epoch Homes Web Site Ranked Industry’s Best
The most read modular homes blog ranks the web site for NH based Epoch Homes the best web site in the modular home industry and the only site to achieve a perfect score.
PEMBROKE, NH. January 10, 2011 – After an exhaustive review of every modular and log home factory web site, judges for Modular Home Builder Blog, rated the Epoch Homes web site a perfect 10 out of 10 points. The site was the highest ranked site with a higher score than any other modular home manufacturer.
The judges reviewed the web sites using a list of criteria provided by the blog including:
• First Impression – Did it make you want to look any deeper into the website? Rated 1 to 3 points.
• Floor Plans – How easy were they to see; are they current and were they real renderings and professional drawings or were they just floor plan pages photocopied? Rated 1 to 3 points.
• Overall Impression – Was the website one that would keep them exploring? Rated 1 to 4 points.
“The Epoch Homes team is thrilled to have been recognized by a voice of our industry for providing a web site that generates interest and provides the kind of detailed information the custom home buyers, especially those interested in Building Green, are looking to find”, said CEO, John Ela. “Most custom buyers start their planning on the web, so it is important to us to make the process as easy as possible, showing hundreds of searchable plans and easy navigation to the information that is relevant to them.” He continued, “At the same time, the web site is also an important source of information for Builders who are looking for an easier way to build Green Prefab homes.”
The web site was initially designed in collaboration with Sullivan Creative (http://www.sullivancreative.com/). The site was designed to make it easy to manage and update by the Epoch Homes web team, allowing Epoch to constantly add new information, additional custom home designs, and pictures of beautiful completed homes.
The Modular Home Builder Blog (www.modcoach.blogspot.com) is written by Gary Fleisher. He describes his blog as “A practical approach for Modular Home Builders, Factory Management and modular home sales people that are looking for help in staying focused and profitable. Now the most widely read modular home blog.”
In 2011, Epoch Homes celebrates its 29th year of innovation, providing quality custom modular homes to discerning Builders and home owners. Epoch is the first modular home manufacturer in the nation to be certified under the Modular Green Approved program offered by the NAHB Research Center, and one of the first to offer homes designed to meet both the LEED for Homes Platinum level, and the National Green Building Standard. Epoch sells through a growing network of quality-oriented custom home builders across New England, NY and NJ.
For more information, please visit our web site at www.EpochHomes.com.