Oak Park architect Tom Bassett-Dilley and builder Brandon Weiss of Geneva's Evolutionary Home Builders have combined forces again to build a passive house in the near western suburbs. What is a passive house?
Net-zero organic farm near Kenosha, WI: this is a new Passive House with solar for PV and hot water, with new landscaping (orchard, windbreak, sedge meadow, and prairie) by Northwind Perennial Farm. The old foundation is used to house a root cellar and cistern for recaptured water storage.
081 - BLACK HOUSE The project of residential house in Lublin, designed for a family of four. The main idea was to create a simple solid, standing in opposition to the surrounding architectural cacophony.