Passive Solar SIP Home Grand Haven MI

Location: Spring Lake, MI

Project Information

Project Type: Residential, < 3,000 sq. ft.
Manufacturer: PorterSIPs
Builder: CL Construction
Design Professional: Allegretti Architects
Year Built: 2013


High Performance: No
HERS/EUI Index Score:
ACH50 - Blower Test Results:
CO2 lbs./sq.ft./year:

Awards/Certifications: Building Excellence Awards

In the Single Family Home under 3,000 sq. ft. category, the award went to the Ellmann Residence, submitted by PorterSIPs. Built by CL Construction, the 2,800 sq. ft. home features an 8-inch-thick SIP roof with 4-foot cantilevered overhangs. Allegretti Architects crafted a passive solar design to maximize daylighting, along with hydronic radiant heating, LED lighting, and ENERGY STAR appliances to further boost the home’s energy savings.

Affiliated Members

Porter SIPs, division of PorterCorp
Holland, MI


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