It's an old cliche but true, a picture, or in this case a video, is worth a thousand words. You may laugh out loud as you watch California Faucets tub fillers dance.
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May 14, 2014 10:07:00 AM
ALTHOUGH YOU CAN'T tell from the finished product, this 3,012 sq. ft. home in Livermore, Colorado, has a skin of SIPs, and a HERS rating of 24.
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Dec 1, 2013 3:14:00 PM
WITH A HERS Index of 38, the 1,808-square-foot Specht Home is a certified PHIUS+ Passivhaus, also built to EarthCraft Virginia standards—“a small ecological footprint” built on a 20-acre site.
Topics: Super-insulated Envelope, High-Performance Windows, 1600 to 2500 square feet, solar, Energy Recovery Ventilation, solar hot water, Virginia, HERS, Low Flow Faucets, PHIUS+ Passivhaus, Mainstream Green, Passive design, LED Lighting, 2013 Green Home of the Year Awards
Dec 1, 2013 12:53:00 PM
FARM HOUSE VERNACULAR and chicken coops were the design inspiration for the 3,960-square-foot, two-story home. Covered walkways, gardens and a pool link the simple gabled structures into a family compound.
Topics: Geothermal Heating and Cooling, graywater, California, Green Landscaping, LEED, 1500 square feet or less, solar hot water, straw bale, Low Flow Faucets, natural daylighting, green roof, 2013 Green Home of the Year Awards, rainwater harvesting