This ultra-efficient Maine home benefits from installation of mechanical ventilation.
When Bev and John O’Malia decided to move from Michigan to Maine to be closer to their son and his family, they decided to have their son design a new home and stable. Matt O’Malia is an architect and principal at GO Logic, a design-build firm specializing in high-performance homes.
“As we get older, we needed a house that requires little or no maintenance and is easy to live in,” says Bev. “Energy conservation is also really important to us. Our move seemed like a perfect opportunity to build such a home.”
Their new, 3-bedroom home has a southern orientation, a contemporary appearance, and an open floor plan. It was designed to capture beautiful views of the property and bring in a lot of sunlight, especially during the colder months. Winter solstice sunlight streams in all the way to the back wall of the living room.Read More