Location: Freeport, New York
Building Type: Single Family Residential
Construction Type: Wood Construction
Project Phase: Complete
Year of Construction: 2017
Gross Square Footage: 1750
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Project Team

Architect: a.m.Benzing Architects pllc
Developer/Owner: GreenNuvo
Passive House Consultant: a.m.Benzing Architects pllc
Project Submitted by: Andreas M Benzing


Project Description

Prototype Low Energy Building in a flood zone in Long Island. This building features an inovative resilient design. It is designed to withstand extreme weather conditions witout loosing the ability to hinhabit the building. It uses an advanced double frame wall system which allows for thermal bridge free construction and super insulation. It also features an super efficient domestic hot water system by utilizing a manifold plumbing system resulting in low energy and water usage. The design is based on an advanced 24 inch grid system which makes the building cost effective and reduces construction wast.