TED L. CLIFTON
Founder and Chief Designer
Ted L. Clifton has been a designer and builder for more than 45 years. Some of his credentials include:
- NAHB Certified Graduate Builder and Master Certified Green Professional
- Instructor for NAHB CGB, CGP and Master CPG courses
- Seven-time National Energy Value Housing Award Winner and EVHA Remodeler of the Year
- Three-time National Green Building Award winner for Concept & Research
- Two-time Built Green® Washington winner for Net-Zero-Energy Home of the Year
- President and founding Board Member of Built Green® Washington
- Certified homes to the SICBA Built Green® five-star level, MBAKS Built Green® five-star level, and NAHB Emerald level
- Designer of Seattle’s first true Net-Zero-Energy Home
- Educated at Berkeley, California, Ted has worked in every phase of construction and knows first-hand what it takes to design and construct a quality home. Having built hundreds of homes as well as commercial and institutional buildings, Ted has the advantage of extensive knowledge of the means and methods used in all three. He has worked in three very different climate zones, from the foothills of California, to Ketchikan, Alaska, to Whidbey Island, Washington.
TED W. CLIFTON
Ted W Clifton, son of Ted L Clifton is the owner of TC Legend Homes in Bellingham, WA. He not only contributes to designs for Zero-Energy Plans but also builds custom homes. TC Legend homes was the builder for the MB-2 home, widely known as the “Ballard Net-Zero Home”, the first true net-zero-energy home ever built in the city of Seattle. He has contributed two plans to the Zero-Energy Plans collection.