November 9, 2013: Join us at the North Texas Renewable Energy Group meeting at REI Dallas for Don's presentation on "Building 'Net-Zero-Ready' Homes & Retrofits from 10a-12p.

  September 27, 2013: Don Ferrier to present on Zero Energy (and Near Zero Energy) Homes at the Texas Renewable Industry Association’s Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair in Fredericksburg, TX. For a copy of his presentation, click HERE.

  September 29, 2012: Don Ferrier to present at the Texas Renewable Industry Association’s Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair in Fredericksburg, TX.

  September 26, 2012: Don Ferrier to present at the Energy & Environmental Building Alliance’s Excellence in Building Conference & Expo in Scottsdale, AZ.

  April 30 & May 1, 2012: Don Ferrier to present at the National Association of Home Builder’s Green Building Conference in Nashville, TN.

  April 19, 2012: Ferrier Builders to exhibit at Fort Worth’s Business Smart Sustainable Symposium where business leaders throughout our community will explain practices every business can employ to reduce their impact on the environment while benefiting their bottom line.

  April 14, 2012: Ferrier Builders to exhibit at the Earth Party 11:30am-1:30pm in Trinity Park after the city-wide Cowtown Great American Cleanup.

  April 11, 2012: Don Ferrier presents at the Structural Insulated Panel’s Annual Meeting & Roundup in San Antonio, TX
  February 10, 2012: Ferrier Builders is honored with "Remodeler of the Year" award presented by Energy Value Housing Awards competition, in addition to a gold "Remodel of the Year" and silver "New Home of the Year" award for projects in a hot climate.


  August 20, 2011: Ferrier Custom Homes is honored to receive the "Best Period Restoration" and "Best Green Built Home" at the 2011 ARC Awards, sponsored by the Dallas HBA.

  July 7, 2011: Don Ferrier is recognized as one of the Energy Value Housing Awards most devoted builders and sheds light on the application process & what the award has to offer builders in this NAHBRC webinar.

  June 9, 2011: Don Ferrier speaks as part of a panel on green building at the Parker County Builders luncheon.

  May 4, 2011: D Home recognizes Ferrier Custom Homes as one of Dallas’ Best Builders in 2011.
  May 3, 2011: Ferrier’s "Lovell Remodel" is honored with the NAHB’s 2011 Green Building Award for the Single Family Remodel under $100,000 category. For a press release on the award, click here.


  May 3, 2011: NAHB Green Building Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah. Don Ferrier presents "Real World Case Studies: Money Spent, Money Saved". For a copy of Don’s presentation, click here.
  April 23, 2011: Come join Ferrier Custom Homes as we participate in another great year of Prairie Fest. Voted 2010’s best outdoor cultural event, Prairie Fest offers tours of the natural prairie land, live music & many local vendors.


  January 12, 2011: Ferrier’s Zero Energy Casita is honored with the Gold Award at the 2011 Energy Value Housing Awards, which honors the energy efficient elite in the nation.


  November 2, 2010: the Zero Energy Casita is named a finalist in the 2011 Energy Value Housing Awards. Please vote for us in the People’s Choice Award HERE (we’re finalist #7). 


  October 15, 2010: Ferrier’s Zero Energy Casita is awarded by the Texas Association of Builders as the Best Green Single Family Project of the Year.


  May 14, 2010: Ferrier Custom Homes is honored to be named by D Home Magazine as one of Dallas’ Best Builders.


  April 24, 2010: Prairie Fest- Ferrier Custom Homes will be exhibiting at the outdoor event, which is free & open to the public. 


  April 18, 2010: Renewable Energy Stampede- Salado, TX. Don Ferrier speaks on the evolution & history of green building.


  February 22-24, 2010: RESNET Conference- Raleigh, NC. Don Ferrier to share on history & future of green building. 


  January 18, 2010: Energy Value Housing Award- Las Vegas, NV. Ferrier Custom Homes brings home the Gold for a Custom Home in a Hot Climate for being one of the nation’s energy efficient elite homes.



January 19-22, 2010: International Builders Show- Las Vegas, NV. Don Ferrier to present "Prefab Green from Start to Finish" on Jan 21st from 8-9:30. 


  October 30, 2009: Don Ferrier is named the Texas Association of Builder’s "Green Building Advocate of the Year". 


  September 28, 2009: Don Ferrier is named a finalist for the Greater Fort Worth Builders Association "Builder of the Year". 


  September 25, 2009: Don Ferrier is named a finalist for the Texas Association of Builder’s Star Awards "Green Buiding Advocate of the Year".

  September 16, 2009: Ferrier Custom Homes is named a finalist in the 2010 Energy Value Housing Awards, honoring the nation’s energy efficient elite.

  September 25-27, 2009: Texas Renewable Energy Roundup & Green Living Fair- Fredericksburg, Texas. Don Ferrier presents Sunday the 27th and Lacey Ferrier will be selling fresh, organic meals all weekend at the "Fresh" booth. Bring the family for a fun weekend at this eco-friendly fair in historic Fredericksburg.


  August 22, 2009: Ferrier Custom Homes is named a finalist for the Dallas Home Builders Association ARC Awards Best "Green Built" Home under $500,000.

  August 6, 2009: Heather Ferrier presents Green Building: Past, Present and Future at Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers Association of Texas, Downtown Dallas Sheraton.

SIP Delivery
  July 14, 2009: Structural Insulated Panel "SIP & See" event in Madill, OK. Opportunity to come see a SIP roof installed on one of our custom homes. Details: 10AM-2PM, click here for map


  May 8-10, 2009: National Association of Home Builders annual Green Building Conference- Dallas, TX. Don to MC awards banquet, display a home on the green home tour, present educational session The Forever Home, and serve on luminary panel The Green Guild: Visions of a Sustainable Future.


  April 22, 2009: Structural Insulated Panel Association’s Annual Conference- Chicago, IL. Don to present Building LEED Platinum Homes.


  April 18, 2009, 3:45-4:30: Don to speak about green building at the Wild About Flower Mound Festival (free event).


  April 16, 2009, 2-3PM ET: Don shares his experiences of how green building is working for him in the NAHB’s "Seeing Green in a Red Market" teleconference. Industry leaders will share their experiences with green and the tools that have helped them gain success.


  March 28, 2009: Don is honored to receive the Dallas Home Builders Association’s "Green Building Advocate of the Year" award at the McSam Awards, which regonize sales and marketing excellence within the industry.


  March 10, 2009: Don to present at the Sustainable Skylines Conference, addressing the issues and discussing the challenges of urban/suburban sustainability planning and managment in America.

  February 16-18, 2009: RESNET Building Performance Conference- New Orleans, LA. Don to present Green Building 101.


  January 19, 2009: The National Association of Home Builders Research Center names Ferrier Custom Homes as the GOLD winner of the 2009 Energy Value Housing Award for a hot climate. For a press release, click here.



November 17, 2008: Building System’s Council presents Ferrier Custom Homes with the Best Builder Website in their Excellence in Marketing and Home Design Awards program


December 13, 2008 KMNY- 1360: Don Ferrier serves as guest host on Energize Green’s weekly radio program, which explores energy issues & green lifestyles. Call 214-631-1360 from Noon-1PM, CST!

December 10, 2008: Ecobuild Fall- Washington, DC Don Ferrier to present "Designing and Building High Performance Homes"


November 10-21, 2008: USGBC’s Greenbuild Internationl Conference & Expo- Boston, MA

  October 29, 2008: Don Ferrier presents on behalf of Lorman Education Services Green or Sustainable Construction
Radisson Fort Worth South,
100 Altamesa Blvd East
Click here for more details and to register


October 22-24, 2008: EEBA Excellence in Building Conference- Phoenix, Arizona

For a copy of Don’s presentation on the DOE’s Builder Challenge, click here.

    September 26-28, 2008: Texas Renewable Energy Roundup- Fredericksburg, Texas Don presents "The Last Home You Will Ever Build" and "Sorting Through Green Building Programs"

  August 26, 2008: Dallas Home Builder’s Association announces that Ferrier Custom Homes is the Vesta Award winner for the "Best Green Built Home". For more information, click here.
  August 14, 2008: Don to speak on a panel organized by DFW Metro Consulting that will cover the City of Dallas Green Building Ordinance’s implication on construction techniques, in addition to an introduction to green building practices, materials and techniques. The seminar is approved by the TRCC for 3 1/2 continuing education credits.

August 7, 2008: Tri-Cluster Conference Heather Ferrier presents Green Building 101 Sheraton Dallas Hotel

  Don Ferrier to speak at the Green West Conference, May 22, 1:00-2:15PM Sustainability and Affordability in Residential Building Design For more info visit

May 12, 2008: National Association of Home Builders Green Building Conference, New Orleans Green Building 101 Presented by Don Ferrier, Ferrier Custom Homes

May 8, 2008: Residential Green Building Seminar Don Ferrier presents with Gary Olp, Beth Johnson & Carol Feldman For more info visit www.halfmoonseminar.som

  Education Services Green or Sustainable Construction Details: 8250 North Central Expressway, Dallas, 8-4:30PM for more details

  D Home Magazine names Ferrier Custom Homes one of the 2008 Best Builders in Dallas! As a result of a peer based survey of over 1,000 Dallas builders, Ferrier Custom Homes was named one of Dallas’ Best Builders in ’08. The designation was given to builders for their outstanding work throughout the Dallas community. For more information, pick up the current issue of D Home.

May 8, 2007: Heather’s Home wins Overall Competition Winner & Best Home under 3,000sf at SIPA’s annual convention. For more information on the awards:

March 26, 2007: Don Ferrier named the NAHB’s 2007 Green Builder Advocate of the Year at the National Green Building Conference in St. Louis.