High Performance SIP Homes Olympia WA

Location: Olympia, WA

Project Information

Project Type: Residential, < 3,000 sq. ft.
Manufacturer: Premier Building Systems
Builder: Scott Homes
Design Professional: Scott Homes
Year Built: 2009

Performance

High Performance: Yes
HERS/EUI Index Score: 59
ACH50 - Blower Test Results: 2.5
kBtu/sq.ft./year:
CO2 lbs./sq.ft./year:

Awards/Certifications: Other Awards, ENERGY STAR Certified

BEA: Energy Star, 5 STAR Built Green®, Building America certification

The buyer selected us because we use SIPs, hydronic radiant heat, and HRV’s as our standard construction system and we would certify their home with Energy Star. Using SIPs created a better building envelope and helped to reduce heat loss from this well insulated SIPs shell. Premier Building System's SIPs also offer higher insulation R-value, significantly reducing thermal bridging, and helped to make the building air tight. The homeowner has medical needs that require a comfortable indoor environment, SIPS contributed to this significantly along with the HRV filtered air system and the radiant heat system (that does not blow air around the house in order to heat it up). These three components combined significantly improved the indoor air quality and environment for the homeowner.

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Affiliated Members

Scott Homes, Inc.
Registered Master Builder
Olympia, WA

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