2011 EcoHome Design Award Winner
Key to the successful design were the homeowner priorities of family health, energy performance, and optimizing the walk-to-town construction site. To maintain health and air quality, the home features a fresh air ventilation system with energy recovery, a whole house HEPA filtration system, radiant & radiator heating distribution, and low/no VOC materials. The home’s energy performance focuses on passive heating/cooling techniques, natural daylighting, an improved building envelope, and efficient mechanical systems, collectively achieving overall energy performance of 50% better than code. To address the site opportunities, the home utilizes a footprint that maximizes southern exposure in the rear while still capturing the park view in the front.
ZeroEnergy Design | Green Architecture & Mechanical Design
Kauffman Tharp Design | Interior Design
Photos by Eric Roth
colors: white, Ivory (beige) which anchors the room.
Definition: High key color describes the set of colors that range from mid-tone hues to white. High key is very light, and bright, hard on eyes due to brightness.
This room gives a very bright, clean, calm, fresh feelings, especially with all the natural light, white and ivory color scheme. - id10w21casandragarcia