Green Homes Builder Blu Lauches Fourth Product In Six Months

May 19, 2010

May 19, 2010 – Green homes builder Blu Homes, Inc. today announced it launched its newest prefab green home, the Blu | Balance. The eco-friendly and spacious Blu | Balance is the largest Blu design at more than 1,600 square feet. The one-story home has a flexible floor plan and comes with two or three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The prefabricated Blu | Balance is much more spacious than a conventional modular home, unfolding to 34’ wide with 16’ ceilings, and because of Blu's unique folding technology, it is affordable to ship anywhere in the country.

Like all of Blu’s eco-friendly green homes, the Balance is designed with value in mind and maximizes living space. its green design nicely integrates indoor/outdoor living through abundant windows, ample decks, large sliding glass doors and other exterior features. The Balance includes small mezzanine areas and lofts for storage and a big beautiful kitchen for entertaining.

“Blu is changing the whole idea of modular homes. Our Balance model combines luxury amenities with eco-friendly green home features that will connect families to the natural environment, even in the middle of America’s largest cities,” said Bill Haney, co-founder and president of Blu. “Moreover, the innovative proprietary delivery method the Balance pioneers is a groundbreaking advance in shipping and installation technology.”

You can learn more about Blu Homes’ complete line of prefabricated green homes and see floorplans, optional amenities and more at

Blu’s break-through folding technology and computer modeling, factory construction and stronger materials allow Blu to build quickly, economically ship anywhere, and have its own highly-skilled staff efficiently unfold and complete the buildings on-site. Blu buildings come in a variety of models and sizes, including:

All Blu Homes come with with many possibilities for clients to configure floor plans and window, door and wall placement. The homes range from 400 to 1,600 square feet and from $65,000 to $275,000.

Blu’s green homes feature a unique combination of healthy, cool and green features designed to create a healthy living environment with a reduced carbon footprint. These features include:

  • low or no-VOC paints and finishes
  • recycled and recyclable materials
  • low-flow fixtures
  • energy star appliances
  • high efficiency heating systems
  • and architectural characteristics that maximize passive heating and cooling.

An optional pier foundation is also available.

Blu has a variety of residential and commercial eco friendly, green prefabricated home designs and has delivered homes to families and businesses across the U.S, from New York to the Colorado mountains and the California coast. Blu expects to launch its mkDesigns line beginning this fall with the Glidehouse. For more information on the Blu | Balance or other Blu buildings go to,contact or call Michele Perry at 617-275-2343.