Energy Upgrade of a Traditional House

Energy Upgrade of a Traditional House


Project Credits
Principals
Marianne Hyde, Stas Zakrzewski
Project Team
Deniz Secilmis, Avery Gray, Garrett Fullam
Structural Engineer
A Degree of Freedom
MEPS
RJD Engineering

ZH was retained to carry out a renovation and energy upgrade of this 3-story traditional timber framed house. The scope involved making a small addition to the rear of the house, renovating the interior and wrapping the existing structure with a thick layer of extra insulation to meet Passive House Standards. PHPP analysis allowed us to calibrate window sizes and calculate the necessary R-values for the building envelope.

The project is currently on site.

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