Main Level Floor Plans For ICF Earth Sheltered Home Upper Level Floor Plans For ICF Earth Sheltered Home. Back to Top. You can build this house facing in whatever direction suits your needs, but if you're interested in building it as a passive solar home, ... Designed to be green and energy–efficient, this unique earth–sheltered home was ...
Most people don’t think about energy efficiency, Eco-friendliness, or environmental considerations when buying or designing and building the house of their dreams. Perhaps this happens due to a general lack of knowledge and understanding of the many great benefits of green home design, budget worries, or other factors. Regardless, making your house more energy efficient […]
Green House Plans and Floor Plans Green is one of the hottest movements in house building today. Recycled-glass countertops, insulating wall systems, and non-toxic interior paint may have important roles to play in the building of your next home, but don't forget that every sustainable home begins with a green design.
In a nutshell, our Component Package includes our comprehensive design services plus the custom fabricated, insulated, exterior shell of the home. This shell consists of polyurethane core, Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) manufactured by The Murus Company, and Pella, triple pane, metal clad wood windows. Why a Custom SIP Home Kit?
Energy Efficient house plans, sometimes called "green living" house plans, employ strategies to reduce energy consumption and utilities costs. Beyond energy efficiency, green building considers the environmental impact of the materials and techniques used in the building of the efficient home.
Green House Plans. These green house plans meet stringent requirements to be ENERGY STAR ® approved, proving to have higher quality, more comfortable, and more durable designs than typical new construction. An ENERGY STAR ® compliant house can help you save 20 to 30% on energy costs, reducing dependence on fossil fuels,...
Green Harmony Home Team is here to guide you through choices and to enjoy exploring options along the way! What you need to know about Passive House A Passive House ( PassivHaus in German ) is a building standard that is truly energy efficient, comfortable, affordable, and ecological at the same time.
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Green Building Program addresses seven aspects of Green Building: Preparation and Design, Resource Efficiency, Energy Efficiency, Water Efficiency and Conservation, Occupancy Comfort and Indoor Environmental Quality, Operation, Maintenance and Homeowner Education.
Green Panels are manufactured indoors at our McCord location. The panels are then shipped to the homeowners building site and assembled. When we arrive the foundation and floor should be complete. It takes as little as one to three days install the panels.
The green house plans in this collection, for instance, pay special care to window placement and overhangs, so that the amount of sunlight entering the home is controlled properly. Our green home plan designs also anticipate insulation and wall systems ideal for extreme hot and cold temperatures, where the HVAC loads will be high.
Green Magic Homes provides the Structural Fiber Reinforced Polymer Component and the fastening systems and adhesives that make up the units. We also provide a complete set of floor plans of pre-planned or customized designs, with all the details of the technology, structural calculation reports, finite element models, foundation designs, and mechanicals (hydraulic, electrical and water sewing floor plans).
Green-R-Panel framing packages offer unlimited possibilities at affordable prices. We can produce your shell kit from our customizable standard designs, your blueprints, or our architectural designers can create plans from your concept sketch.
Green Living Floor Plans. Many of the homes in this collection feature smaller square footage and simple footprints, the better to save materials and energy for heating and cooling. Window walls can allow for passive solar heating if the home is oriented correctly. Choose 2 x 6 framing or Insulated Concrete Forms for greater insulation,...
Green homes also cut down on energy costs by way of extra insulation, more-efficient water heaters, lighting and appliances, and the use of natural daylighting techniques. The green house plans in this collection, for instance, pay special care to window placement and overhangs, so that the amount of sunlight entering the home is controlled properly.
Designed with green features, these smart plans offer wide appeal. The main floor holds the vaulted master suite and a full guest suite, along with the huge living and dining area with a cozy fireplace. Two bedrooms on the lower level share the large, flexible game room that could easily become a home theater, gym, or craft room. See more images, information, and the floor plan.