Ecobuild Design
Buildings that integrate the principles of ecologically sustainable development
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Gschwind House

 

GSCHWIND House

DESIGN: ARDEA OOSTHUIZEN

Engineer: Northrop

Builder: ECOBUILD

Sustainability features:

-  Passive solar design
-  Floor, wall and roof insulation
-  Double glazing
-  Internal heat banks
-  Solar hydronic floor heating
-  Natural stack and cross ventilation
-  Breeze ways
-  Evacuated tube solar hot water
-  Daylighting
-  Water saving fittings and appliances
-  Rainwater harvesting
-  Low toxic materials and finishes
-  Photo voltaics