All storm water that is diverted from hard surfaces on the FRF Site is directed to the pond for water reuse on site. All of the treated black and gray water is also diverted into the pond for storage and reuse on site. When we dug the pond, the top 2 feet were topsoil and […]
We have received a number of e-mails on the certifications that the project is seeking and I would like to go through the certifications; Passive House Design and Certification Services Passive House Design is the next step beyond the US Department of Energy’s Builders Challenge Home version 2 Program. In North America Passive House […]
The Earth Tubes are running at 1000 cfm balanced ventilation. Drying out the building while we are install the MEP Systems is a critical step to ensure our indoor air quality.
Ice and Water Shield is also an AIr Barrier
Earth Tube Outside Air Temp at Supply Intake is 28 deg. F Earth Tube Inside Supply Air Temp is 52 deg. F
The standing Temp is -10 deg. F outside at the Earth Tube Intakes. Earth Tube supply air temp inside the building is 46 deg. F.
We have passed the SIP testing and Thermal Imaging for our Thermal Bridge Free Construction We would all like to recognize the SIP Manufacture for working through the innovative Curtain Wall Design Requirements; Eagle Panel Systems http://www.eaglepanelsystems.com/ Our Selected SIP Installer who did a great job on the Curtain Wall Install Requirements and the Air […]