14 Feb '18, 5am

Seattle's Palatine Passive House consumes 90% less energy than a conventional home

The Palatine passive home in Seattle uses 90% less energy than required by standard building code while providing a modern, comfortable living space. Designed by Malboeuf Bowie Architecture , the house optimizes lighting, cooling, heating and ventilation using a smart monitoring system controlled by a phone app. Its unique herringbone façade needs no maintenance, and the home's bright spacious interiors reference Scandinavian design.

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