Previous pavers were on display at the open house. The pavers were used in construction of the driveway to reduce the amount of water runoff.
Photo by Louise Krafft.
More that 200 people attended Energy House Showcases highlighting energy efficiency at 4033 N. 22nd Street and 2200 N. Military Road.
The tours featured building professionals who provided information on the house design, construction and energy efficient features. Some of the features included in the house are: advanced Energy Star framing; ZIP system roof and wall system; enhanced insulation including foam, cellulose, and fiberglass; hybrid geothermal mini split with six separate zones; Energy Star appliances, doors, and Anderson windows; LED lighting; SMART technologies; internet accessible, HVAC censored, programmable thermostats; photovoltaic ready; energy modeling and monitoring built into the home automation and wiring for networking, audio/video, and security.