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John Fasano AIA

So where do they keep the animals and the tractor?

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evehope

This weekend home constructed of "simple, utilitarian materials" is inspirational. It's unique, but somehow has a familiar feel about it.............barn-like, in the finest sense of the word.

I think the owners are visionaries who have built an appealing and comfortable place.

Thanks for letting us all have a peek!

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richhates_holmesonholmes
Love the asthetic value of this new build, and also that there are great people with great ideas other than the eastern time zone or California!!!

my bother in law built the "Castle of the County" utilizing Geo Themal and although great in theory, I would warn against it. It's not the expense to put it in, it's the pumps that require 24/7 power that makes this a waist of time. His statement to me - this coming from a Brother in Law keep in mind-
it works but had I known what an ongoing expense it takes...I would have preferred your idea of an outside boiler with a 2 ton hopper!!
he lives in Northern Montana; and it gets cold...repeat that...COLDER THAN dark side of the moon!!
on complete retro spect.....radiant heat with a dedicated Boiler would have worked better for him.
and for those deranged folks that think we are running out of fossil fuel and live that mindset, in Montana: Bring on Global warming man!!! or come visit anytime from thanks giving to memorial day if you believe that crap! There is less than a million of us in the state so plenty of room for more correct thinking Gun Toters and Big Money moguls for sure...
and for the cute comment about endless fossil fuel supplies....
it's only got to last till my last winter...lmao!!
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