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OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW


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(This house reported 48 resource efficient features.
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GOALS

  • To design and construct a home and office for an architect and a city planner that would exhibit the characteristics of a sustainable, green building, offering an opportunity to educate the public about the possibilities that are available today: live and work in buildings that are affordable, provide clear savings in energy usage and to live and work in a healthy and comfortable home.
Sculpture made from Recycled Materials

HOME DETAILS

  • Location: Paducah, Kentucky
  • Climate Zone: Mixed-Humid
  • Type of Project: New Construction
  • Home Completed: 2006
  • Setting: urban
  • Energy Source: - geothermal
  • Layout: Single-Family; 1 bedroom; No garage
  • Lot Size: 9405 sqft
  • Square Footage: 1200
  • Sales Market: Middle-income
  • Cost/Square Foot: $ 83.00

PRIMARY CONTACT

Sidney and Rodney Wright
Sidney and Rodney Wright Architects
- Homeowner

Phone: 270-442-9001
Email: rwarch@bellsouth.net

SPECIAL INFORMATION

This home was designed to serve as a space for both living and working in a healthy and accessible environment. The materials and construction practices complement the sustainable goals of the Architect/Owner. Passive solar and geothermal systems support the heating and cooling needs of the home. The design boasts savings in materials, time, energy and cost.

Wright Residence

Wright Kitchen

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