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Brumm Residence

Cambridge, WI

Participant Information:
Company Name: Energy Panel Structures, Inc.
Contact Name: Tabitha Torreson
603 N. Van Gordon Ave.
Graettinger, IA  51342
Phone: 712-859-3219
Email: ttorreson@epsbuildings.com
Website: epsbuildings.com
 
Category: Single Family Homes over 3,000 sq. ft. - High Performance

Project Information:
Project Name: Brumm Residence
Cambridge, WI  53523

Date completed: April 2020

Dimensions of building:
1st floor 2,055 sq. ft.
Basement 2,055 sq. ft.
Garage 1,096 sq. ft.
Total 5,206 sq. ft.

Total sq. ft. of conditioned space: 4,110 sq. ft.
 
Built by:
Company Name: Ultimate Construction, Inc.
Contact Name: Scott Foley
4827 Pierceville Road
Cottage Grove, WI  53527
Phone: 608-825-4633

Panels Manufactured by: Energy Panel Structures, Inc.

Designed by:
Company Name: Energy Panel Structures, Inc.
Contact Name: Tabitha Torreson
603 N. Van Gordon Ave.
Graettinger, IA  51342
Phone: 712-859-3219
Email: ttorreson@epsbuildings.com
Website: epsbuildings.com

Describe the end use of the building:
Single family home

How did SIP construction help you get this job?
Our track record on energy levels and blower door numbers on previous homes we built with SIPs and the quietness and healthiness of the end product.

SIP wall thickness and core material: 7/16" skins, 5 11/16" poly styrene core
 
Describe the benefits of using SIPs on this project. Did SIPs help save time, labor, construction costs, or energy?
Speed setting of the walls compared to stick build.

Describe any innovative design elements or structural engineering involved:
This home has 6" walls and a unique lot due to the setback requirements.
After drywall was complete, we spray foamed all top plates and blew R16 insulation in the attic.

Please list any certifications the project received, such as ENERGY STAR, LEED, National Green Building Standard, WELL, Passive House, Green Globes or local green building programs. Only list certifications that are completed:
Energy Star Focus on energy

HERS Index: 43

Blower door test: 410 or 0.05 ACH50

Describe the HVAC system used on the project:
We installed a Rheem 85,000 BTU furnace Rheem 3 ton central aire 13 Seer
Renewaire EV 130 Air to Air exchanger w/ percent thermostat ERV Zone heating, because of the walk out basement.
Radon system due to tightness of the home.

Describe any other energy-saving materials used in the building envelope other than SIPs. List U-values of windows used and the U or R-value of any insulation materials:
U Value is UA13
Framed the inside against foundation R15 fiberglass and spray foam

Please list any sustainable materials or design features not listed above, such as recycled materials, low-VOC finishes, landscaping, etc.:
We used LP Smart Siding and LP trims, Versetta Stone

 

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Builder Information

Ultimate Construction, Inc.
Scott Foley4827 Pierceville Road
Cottage Grove, WI 53527

Phone: 608-825-4633
Email: office@ultimate-construction.com

Panels manufactured by Energy Panel Structures, Inc..

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