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Mehlschmidt Net Zero Solar Active House



OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW


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9%

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16%

(This house reported 32 resource efficient features.
Percentages above indicate the distribution of features and total 100%)

GOALS

  • Our main goal, was to construct a net zero energy home, or one that produces more power than what it consumes.
  • The second goal was to have the home Passivhaus certified.
Smurf house?  Two inches of xps wraps the house.

HOME DETAILS

  • Location: Hamilton, Montana
  • Climate Zone: Cold
  • Type of Project: New Construction
  • Home Completed: 2014
  • Setting: rural
  • Energy Source: - solar - grid electric - passive solar - solar electric
  • Layout: Single-Family; 2 bedroom; Detached garage
  • Lot Size: 2 acre
  • Square Footage: 1936
  • Sales Market: High-income
  • Cost/Square Foot: $ 237.00

PRIMARY CONTACT

Terry Davenport, Owner
Natural Housebuilders and Terry Davenport Design
- Builder - Designer

Website:
Phone: 406-642-6863
Fax: 406-369-0940

HOME AWARDS/CERTIFICATIONS

  • We have not been interested in any awards pertaing to the project.      

SPECIAL INFORMATION

For information please visit the website www.naturalhousebuilder.net and the Facebook Natural Housebuilders,inc. Solar Active House

Front view Mehlschmidt Net Zero Solar Active House (north)

Front entry,

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