6,804 environmentally sustainable house design Home Design Photos

Jeni Lee
My Houzz: Artist home and studio overlooking Kangaroo Island
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prioritized environmentally sustainable elements to keep maintenance and utility costs as low as possible. Her home has no air conditioning and is heated naturally using locally sourced wood.
conditions, so Pelz wanted to eliminate the need to paint external surfaces. The veranda posts are untreated aluminium. Pelz prioritized environmentally sustainable elements to keep maintenance and utility costs as low as possible. Her home has no air conditioning and is heated naturally using locally
Small Ark home idea. Great use of natural materials and sustainable products.
aluminium.Pelz prioritized environmentally sustainable elements to keep maintenance and utility costs as low as possible. Her home has no air conditioning and is heated naturally using locally sourced wood.
“veranda roof” — stainle55
Natural Balance Home Builders
9 Reviews
LEED Platinum Home
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very nice design Can you plz ..plz send me this house floor plan ?
please email me the floor plan of this house....
I have an ugly, semi-updated house in West Point Grey. I hate the idea of losing all the updates I've given it in a demolition, but I want a modern style of house with light and height. What should I budget
with a sustainable home in general:” “This means that some LEED certified homes will offer the best of environmental features, respect local and traditional building techniques, maintain small and compact forms that are easier to heat and cool, and push the envelope in innovative sustainable construction
means that some LEED certified homes will offer the best of environmental features, respect local and traditional building techniques, maintain small and compact forms that are easier to heat and cool, and push the envelope in innovative sustainable construction methods. Meanwhile, others may be the result
“alturas” — 0scar
FINNE Architects
22 Reviews
Port Ludlow House
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metal siding and aluminum windows and doors. The metal siding has an alternating pattern using two different siding profiles. The house has a number of sustainable or “green” building features, including 2x8 construction (40% greater insulation value); generous glass areas to provide natural lighting
compact, 2400 SF modern house located on a wooded waterfront property at the north end of the Hood Canal, a long, fjord-like arm of western Puget Sound. The house creates a simple glazed living space that opens up to become a front porch to the beautiful Hood Canal. The east-facing house is sited along a
sun and rain protection; metal siding (recycled steel) for maximum durability, and a heat pump mechanical system for maximum energy efficiency. Sustainable interior finish materials include wood cabinets, linoleum floors, low-VOC paints, and natural wool carpet.
“Like this look” — mrmahana
Dyna Contracting
6 Reviews
Dyna - Portage Bay
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square foot Portage Bay floating home. After living on the water for 10 years, the owner was familiar with the area’s history and concerned with environmental issues. With that in mind, she worked with Architect Ryan Mankoski of Ninebark Studios and Dyna to create a functional dwelling that honored its
mixture of structural steel and glass, and salvaged cedar blended with Cor ten steel panels. Locally milled reclaimed untreated cedar creates an environmentally sound rain and privacy screen.
Pendant Lamp, Natural | Design Public
light:David Trubridge Design | Coral Pendant - Natural Design by David Trubridge. Made in New Zealand, by David Trubridge Design.A new world mix of old world skills and craftsmanship, sustainability of materials and purity combined with some high-tech genius. Using timber from sustainably managed plantations
“Concrete floor” — jarquin
Environmental Dynamics, Inc.
11 Reviews
Bosque Residence
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the bed before the house was designed, so we're not sure. It looks like it's pretty similar to this one: http://www.thosmoser.com/category/beds/product/442/vita_bed/ Hopefully this helps.
Can you tell me a little more about what you're looking for? Architect, Interior Designer, Contractor, etc
How it was made: Environmental Dynamics used an aggregate of LaFarge North America mix with 25 percent fly ash to achieve this floor’s silky texture. The buttery brown color
also reduced waste left behind by the generation of electricity, because it contains fly ash, a byproduct of coal combustion. How it was made: Environmental Dynamics used an aggregate of LaFarge North America mix with 25 percent fly ash to achieve this floor’s silky texture. The buttery brown color
“Falceiling” — sanchitb
Eco Design Consultants
Howe Park Passive House
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was truly environmentally sustainable and at the same time aesthetically pleasing. The house was built for Milton Keynes Parks Trust who have rented it to a lucky family. It has been constructed from and clad with sustainable timber, The exterior cladding is Kebony. It has high levels of insulation,
have been selected for their environmental credentials such as sustainably sourced timber for the timber frame and cladding. VOC free natural paints & 50% recycled paint to feature wall. Specialist ecological advice was sort to ensure that existing wildlife, fauna and flora was protected and encouraged
Passive House in Milton Keynes. Designed for Milton Keynes Parks Trust, and completed in summer 2012, Howe Park Passive House is the probably the most airtight building in the UK, achieving 0.07 air changes per hour. This 5 bedroom family home replaced a burnt out derelict house with a house which was
“Solar” — N House Design and Build
Studio Santalla, Inc
15 Reviews
In-home spa with soaking tub and daybed
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remaining functions line the perimeter of the room. All the materials in the room are sustainable in accordance with current practices. The furniture is sustainable. The fabrics are sustainable. Even the art is sustainable! There is no excess, just the necessary components to create an inviting and comfortable
Architecture and interior design go hand in hand. Our highest priority is the quality of the space and The Retreat presented unique design opportunities. Bathed in natural light, the shower, which includes a re-circulating waterfall, occupies the center of the room, wrapped in cedar. The “tree”, which
surround and the similar wall paneling is made of cedar. Because of the eco-friendly theme of this project, we chose cedar because it is a very sustainable wood.
“Wood frame” — pocketfarmers
Moore Architects, PC
Monroe House
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The site for this new house was specifically selected for its proximity to nature while remaining connected to the urban amenities of Arlington and DC. From the beginning, the homeowners were mindful of the environmental impact of this house, so the goal was to get the project LEED certified. Even
To minimize the mass of the house, the architects designed low bearing roofs to reduce the height from above, while bringing the ground plain up by specifying local Carder Rock stone for the foundation walls. The landscape around the house further anchored the house by installing retaining walls using
Even though the owner’s programmatic needs ultimately grew the house to almost 8,000 square feet, the design team was able to obtain LEED Silver for the project. The first floor houses the public spaces of the program: living, dining, kitchen, family room, power room, library, mudroom and screened porch
“Windows” — laneta729
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