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Passively Cooled Bungalow



OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

Demonstration-Home
Marketable-Home

22%

22%

8%

16%

16%

16%

(This house reported 37 resource efficient features.
Percentages above indicate the distribution of features and total 100%)

GOALS

  • Wanted to show there is an affordable alternative to traditional construction that is aesthetically pleasing, architecturally good looking, efficient, and healthy for environment and inhabitants.
Arts and Crafts Bungalow with Pervious Paths

HOME DETAILS

  • Location: Asheville, North Carolina
  • Climate Zone: Mixed-Humid
  • Type of Project: New Construction
  • Home Completed: 2004
  • Setting: urban
  • Energy Source: - natural gas - grid electric
  • Layout: Single-Family; 3 bedroom; No garage
  • Lot Size: 9150 sqft
  • Square Footage: 1400
  • Sales Market: Middle-income
  • Cost/Square Foot: $ 125.00

PRIMARY CONTACT

Rob Moody, Owner
The EcoBuilders, Inc.
- Builder - Designer - Homeowner

Website:
Phone: 828-254-3334

HOME AWARDS/CERTIFICATIONS

  • North Carolina Healthy Built Home   Bronze Award   11/2004
  • Local Asheville Parade of Homes   Gold Award - Affordability Price Range   10/2004
  • Parade of Homes Award - Special Features Award   Special Features Award for concrete floors   10/2004

SPECIAL INFORMATION

This Arts and Crafts bungalow is a comfortable in-town home with a country feel. An energy efficient shell is complemented by a passive cooling design with products to conserve resources and maintain healthy indoor air.

Home Mechanical System

Spacious Kitchen and Living

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