House in Brooksville, Maine

 

Private residence

1,938 Square feet

Off- the-grid house, super-insulated, passive solar under slab heat, photo-voltaic solar panels, solar hot water, rainwater collection, small footprint

Single family home

 

South facade
South facade

Living-room
Living-room

West-facade
West-facade

South facade
South facade

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Completed Project Photographs

 

Foundation
Foundation

slab preparation
slab preparation

Living
Living

Foundation
Foundation

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Construction Photographs


 

South-elevation
South-elevation

First-Floor-Plan
First-Floor-Plan

Window-Details
Window-Details

South-elevation
South-elevation

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Design Phase


 

Annual energy use comparison for different insulation, shading, and storage mass quantities

Annual energy use comparison between 2 schemes for different air infiltration amounts and insulation values

Final scheme heat flow potential

Annual energy use comparison for different insulation, shading, and storage mass quantities

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Energy model