The TimberCreek Zero Energy House

Today we would like to present anotherĀ  high-performance net zero energy house with minimal impact on the environment.

Previously reviewed houses:

David Shepler, IBM Research.

The Samsung Green Tomorrow house

The TimberCreek Zero Energy House

Construction started:
May, 2009

Architect:
William Peck, William Peck & Associates
Builder:
Chris Miles GreenCraft Builders LLC

Floor plan:

zero energy house floor planĀ  PDF

Features and technology:

  • 9.03 kw Photovoltaic System, Solar Panels
  • Solar Orientation
  • Dual Flush Toilets
  • 5,000 gal Rainwater Collection for Irrigation
  • Water Wise Landscaping
  • Gas Tankless Water Heaters
  • Pex Tubing Plumbing
  • Termimesh Chemical Free Termite Barrier System
  • Advanced Framing
  • 95% Recycled Content Sheetrock
  • Standing Seam Galvalume Roof
  • 85% Recycled Content Garage Doors
  • Low-e Housewrap
  • Low-e Insulated Windows
  • Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation
  • Conditioned Attic
  • Fresh Air Intake
  • HEPA Air Filtration System
  • Central Dehumidification
  • Low Flow Faucets
  • Energy Star Appliances
  • LED and Compact Fluorescent Lighting

interior house

exterior house

insulation

photovoltaic solar