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Shingle-style home: A modern answer to classic beauty

A modern home on the ocean front in shingle-style with all the modern conveniences we expect

With the “All-electric building act” starting on January 1st, 2024 the need to integrate powerful energy systems such as Passive House, heat-pump systems, geothermal, and energy storage into a comprehensive design, that is beautiful, cost effective, and respects the local context, is even more urgent than before.

  • Private
  • Rye, New York, United States
  • Design
  • Building Height: 30 feet
  • Number of Stories: 2
  • Building Gross Area: 6,000 square feet 
  • Passive House, Passive House Institute (PHI)
  • Net-Zero ready
  • All-electric ready
  • Heating demand: 4.7 kBtu/ft²/yr
  • Cooling demand: 4.2 kBtu/ft²/yr
  • Energy Use Intensity (EUI): 36.2 kBtu/ft²/yr
  • Air leakage (ACH50): 0.6

DesignPH passive house performance model © AMb