2 passive townhomes; 3 generations

These custom-designed and built townhomes are now home to three generations of family, providing the benefits of multi-generational living but privacy and independence for family members. Each townhome was fully customized to fit the resident's needs.

Unit A features:

  • 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath
  • 1,720 SF plus 800 SF finished basement (playroom and workshop)
  • Reclaimed hardwood & marmoleum floors, quartz, formica, and live-edge wood countertops

Unit B features:

  • 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath
  • Artist's studio
  • Rooftop deck w/ PV system
  • Attached garage
  • 2,200 SF
 

Performance

   Unit A:

   - Solar ready (mature trees precluded PV installation)
   - Passive House Performance:
       - Specific heating demand: 3.6 kBTU/(ft^2yr)
       - Airtightness as tested: 0.37 ACH50
       - Total PE Value: 35.5 kBTU/(ft^2yr)

Unit B:

   - 3.25 kW PV system
   - Passive House Performance:
       - Specific heating demand: 4.6 kBTU/(ft^2yr)
       - Airtightness as tested: 0.41 ACH50
       - Total PE Value: 32.3 kBTU/(ft^2yr)
 

 

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