Net-Zero by Design - HVAC Sizing - Part 3
In Part 2 of the Net-Zero Energy Home series we discussed the importance of the home’s orientation as well as the uniqueness of the effort to get to Net-Zero. Energy Smart Home Plans is very proud of the fact that we’ve designed so many Net-Zero Energy Homes! Now let’s get into some detail about designing a Net-Zero Energy Home and how the customer’s wish list is a factor.
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In Part 2 of Net-Zero by Design we'll talk about the Lot Purchase. - In Part 1 of this Net-Zero by Design series of blogs, I mentioned that virtually all of the discovery we make during a Custom Home Design process applies to creating a Net-Zero Energy Home. But there is also much more to consider to create such a unique home. How unique? The Residential Energy Service Network, RESNET reports that as of 2015, there were only 185 Net-Zero Energy … [Read More...]
Net-Zero by Design
Our home plans have the key energy-efficient features already designed in.
Net-Zero by Design - Part 1 - In my last blog series, Custom Home Design, I revealed the interviewing process to prior to beginning Task I, Preliminary Design. Although the process of discovering our client’s evolving wish list continues even through the building process, I do my best to learn as much as possible up-front to accomplish our … [Read More...]