07 May '13, 1pm

Historic 1950s-Era Austin Duplex Gets Sustainable Renovation from Alterstudio Architects: This sustainable re...

Historic 1950s-Era Austin Duplex Gets Sustainable Renovation from Alterstudio Architects: This sustainable re...

Sustainable features include Energy Star-rated windows, use of SFI-certified engineered lumber and low- and zero-VOC paint, a ground-source heat pump, Austin Water Conservation-certified toilets, abundant air sealing, and insulation that exceeds requirements of the Austin energy code. The mechanical systems and ductwork are located within the thermal enclosure and features a high-efficiency HVAC filter. Bathroom exhaust fans are connected to a timer and humidistat. A rainwater-harvesting system redirects roof runoff to a catchment system.

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2013/05/historic-1950s-era-aus...

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