431 summer energy saving tips Home Design Photos

Thomas Roszak Architecture, LLC
7RR-Ecohome
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loads by as much as 15%. 2x6 framing allows for more insulation and energy savings. Super efficient windows have low-E argon gas filled units, and thermally
materials. Energy-Star rated furnaces and smart thermostats are located throughout the house to minimize duct runs and avoid energy loss. Energy-Star rated
home; Ipe wood sunscreens and window shades block out unwanted solar gain in summer, but allow winter sun in. Patio door and operable windows provide ample
east and west sides to reduce heat loss in winter and unwanted gains in summer. Open floor plan and large window expanse reduces lighting demands and maximizes
“lighting” — 1940lynn
Dave Adams Photography
4 Reviews
Garden House
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bistro set rather than massive wood tables) and an open-air ceiling. Design tip: While an eating area near the house is convenient, consider moving it slightly
Dave Adams PhotographySaveEmail Include a place to relax and eat. Sitting areas and dining spots add a touch of
bistro set rather than massive wood tables) and an open-air ceiling.Design tip: While an eating area near the house is convenient, consider moving it slightly
Feels like Provence in the summer
“landscaping/garden” — katmaleska
D-Max Photography
Hamptons in Perth
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disperses heat from cooking appliances such as wood-fired ovens and barbecues. TIP: Even in a small outdoor nook, a portable electric fan is an effective way
Mosquitoes are attracted by warmth, and our hot, sweaty summer skin is a very inviting proposition. Check these suggestions to keep your
entertaining. Traditional Deck by Highgate House Highgate House Save Email Morris cautions against installing the wrong type of fans outside
2. Keep coolMosquitoes are attracted by warmth, and our hot, sweaty summer skin is a very inviting proposition. Check these suggestions to keep your t
disperses heat from cooking appliances such as wood-fired ovens and barbecues.TIP: Even in a small outdoor nook, a portable electric fan is an effective way
“ceiling and fencing” — adsclements
Tom Stringer Design Partners
3 Reviews
Michigan Summer Home
Ideabooks44,506
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almost perfect match, real buttery and warm. Love it! Hope this helps! P.S. Save yourself a lot of time, trouble and expense by doing proof boards before
trickiest paint colors to get right is yellow, but this shade is just right. A tip for picking a yellow from a paint fan deck: Select something that looks almost
trickiest paint colors to get right is yellow, but this shade is just right. A tip for picking a yellow from a paint fan deck: Select something that looks almost
“Color of Yellow for dining room, also like the texture of the wall” — cctweety
Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Earthy Modern
Ideabooks6,766
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and is so intoxicatingly beautiful, one hardly notices its numerous energy saving and green features. Durable, natural and handsome materials such as
details make the home both comfortable and dramatic. The project’s energy saving features include: - a 5 kW roof mounted grid-tied PV solar array pays
pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! - all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs - passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter - passive flow through ventilation provides
“Gate” — Sherizia Razzaque
Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Earthy Modern
Ideabooks9,416
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and is so intoxicatingly beautiful, one hardly notices its numerous energy saving and green features. Durable, natural and handsome materials such as
details make the home both comfortable and dramatic. The project’s energy saving features include: - a 5 kW roof mounted grid-tied PV solar array pays
pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! - all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs - passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter - passive flow through ventilation provides
“Wood colour” — hodgy61
Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Earthy Modern
Ideabooks2,013
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and is so intoxicatingly beautiful, one hardly notices its numerous energy saving and green features. Durable, natural and handsome materials such as
details make the home both comfortable and dramatic. The project’s energy saving features include: - a 5 kW roof mounted grid-tied PV solar array pays
pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! - all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs - passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter - passive flow through ventilation provides
“Fireplace” — Shannon Penman
Noel Cross+Architects
7 Reviews
Earthy Modern
Ideabooks2,810
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and is so intoxicatingly beautiful, one hardly notices its numerous energy saving and green features. Durable, natural and handsome materials such as
details make the home both comfortable and dramatic. The project’s energy saving features include: - a 5 kW roof mounted grid-tied PV solar array pays
pays for most of the electrical needs, and sends power to the grid in summer 6 year payback! - all native and drought-tolerant landscaping reduce irrigation
irrigation needs - passive solar design that reduces heat gain in summer and allows for passive heating in winter - passive flow through ventilation provides
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