Posts Tagged ‘high performance’

Passive House on the Lake

Thursday, October 1st, 2015

A modern interpretation in prefab on a difficult site

The objective of the design for this lakeside home was to create a modern interpretation of the Passive House. The clients wanted to meet the Standard without having to compromise on design. Preliminary discussions were focused on typical planning and programming within the home given some very difficult site constraints. The topography and compact nature of the site were a huge challenge. The waterfront site slopes sharply down to the east with panoramic views out over the lake and mountains across the valley.

By Lydia hunter