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Scheffer House

St. Paul, MN

Participant information
Sharkey Design Build
John Sharkey
610 Main St. Suite 111
Stillwater, MN   55082
Phone:  612-327-4457
Email: John@sharkeydesignbuild.com
Website: www.SharkeyDesignBuild.com

Category
Single Family Homes under 3,000 sq. ft.

Project information
Scheffer House
St. Paul, MN   55116

Date Completed:
June 2019

Dimensions of building (all floors of multi-story building):
30'x40'

Total sq. ft. of conditioned space:
2,476 sq. ft.

Panels Manufactured By: Company Name (members only):
Energy Panel Structures (EPS)

Designed By (if different than applicant - SIPA will only recognize members)
Sharkey Design Build
John Sharkey
610 Main St. Suite 111
Stillwater, MN   55082
Phone: 612-327-4457

Describe the end use of the building:
Single family custom home.

How did SIP construction help you get this job?
The client has a sensitivity to allergies and SIP panels were ideal to keep the home air tight.

SIP wall thickness and core material:
7/16 OSB exterior sheathing/ 5-5/8" (R-26) EPS foam core/ 7/16 OSB

SIP roof thickness and core material:
Spray foam r-49

Describe the benefits of using SIPs on this project. Did SIPs help save time, labor, construction costs, or energy?
Sip panels saved on labor cost, construction time and we had a very tight home.

HERS Index (required only for High Performance Category and recommended for residential projects:
36 HERS

Blower door test results (ACH50) (required only for High Performance Category and recommended for residential projects):
1.40 Attached

Describe the HVAC system used on the project:
Gas 96% forced air, York

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. (judged only for High Performance Category)
Windows U Factor 25

Please list any energy-efficient products or design features, such as lighting, hot water heating, appliances, passive solar (judged only for High Performance Category:
Energy star rated appliances.

Please list any sustainable materials or design features not listed above, such as recycled materials, low-VOC finishes, landscaping, etc. (judged only for High Performance Category):
Low VOC paints and carpets.

Any additional comments on the project:
Due to small lot, Sips helped greatly with construction as need smaller footprint to build from, STC ratings help reduce exterior noise in high density areas like this.  Home is very efficient and comfortable.

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Builder Information

Sharkey Design Build
John Sharkey610 Main St. Suite 111
Stillwater,, MN 55082

Phone: 612-327-4457
Email: john@sharkeydesignbuild.com

Panels manufactured by Energy Panel Structures (EPS).

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