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Sustainable Single-Family House

Sustainable Single-Family House

Project: Prescott Passivhaus
Architect: Studio 804
Engineer: Norton & Schmidt
LEED: Platinum

Designed to use minimal energy through affordable, passive means, this 1,700-square-foot house in the Prescott, Kansas neighborhood, is just minutes from downtown Kansas City. To achieve its goal of a 90-percent reduction in heating and cooling costs, strategies including louvers, thermal mass, high-performance windows, super insulation, southern orientation and an airtight building envelope were employed. National Gypsum’s Gold Bond® BRAND eXP® Interior Extreme® Gypsum Panels are components of this project.

Company: National Gypsum

Product: Gold Bond® eXP - Fiberglass-faced Gypsum Panels

Source: http://designcenter.nationalgypsum.com/design-center/category/project-profiles/detail/prescott-passivhaus-prescott-ks



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