Certified Project

Freeport Climate House

Location: Freeport - Long Island
Building Type: Residential - Single-family
Construction Type: Wood Construction - New Construction
Project Phase: Complete
Certified Project: Not PHI Certified - PHI Low Energy Building
Year of Construction: 2017
Gross Square Footage: 1550
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Project Contacts

Architect: a.m.Benzing Architects pllc NYPH Member
General Contractor: GreenNuvo
Passive House Consultant: a.m.Benzing Architects pllc NYPH Member
Project Submitted by: Andreas M Benzing


Project Description

Prototype Low Energy Building in a flood zone in Long Island. This building features an inovative resilient design. It is designed to withstand extreme weather conditions witout loosing the ability to hinhabit the building. It uses an advanced double frame wall system which allows for thermal bridge free construction and super insulation. It also features an super efficient domestic hot water system by utilizing a manifold plumbing system resulting in low energy and water usage. The design is based on an advanced 24 inch grid system which makes the building cost effective and reduces construction wast.

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