Brookfield Residential’s Midtown Residence Eight in Denver, is the first Colorado home to receive the Passive House Institute U.S. (PHIUS) certification. It is also the first house made by a US production builder to receive this certification. The home was designed by KGA Studio Architects. To achieve the Passive House certification, the home has a super-insulated exterior envelope. The framing of the home has a double wall construction, with a 2x6 exterior wall and a…

Brookfield Residential’s Midtown Residence Eight in Denver, is the first Colorado home to receive the Passive House Institute U.S. (PHIUS) certification. It is also the first house made by a US production builder to receive this certification. The home was designed by KGA Studio Architects. To achieve the Passive House certification, the home has a super-insulated exterior envelope. The framing of the home has a double wall construction, with a 2x6 exterior wall and a…

Aloe Designs laid a second green roof on top of the home’s front entryway.

A Wild Garden Leaps Off the Walls of This Backyard Build - Photo 4 of 5

Aloe Designs laid a second green roof on top of the home’s front entryway.

Stained cedar, ipe, and concrete form the 2,500-square-foot home's modern palette. Indigenous wildflowers and native grasses grow on top of the structure; this planted roof also helps insulate the home and limit its energy needs.

Nature Reigns Supreme at a Verdant Kansas City Home

Stained cedar, ipe, and concrete form the 2,500-square-foot home's modern palette. Indigenous wildflowers and native grasses grow on top of the structure; this planted roof also helps insulate the home and limit its energy needs.

We are proud that Snaidero holds the FSC Chain-of-Custody certification, ensuring that all the wood products used for our kitchens come from verified sustainable sources and source forest replenishment!  See more of our environmentally-friendly practices: http://www.snaidero-usa.com/sustainable-designs#

We are proud that Snaidero holds the FSC Chain-of-Custody certification, ensuring that all the wood products used for our kitchens come from verified sustainable sources and source forest replenishment! See more of our environmentally-friendly practices: http://www.snaidero-usa.com/sustainable-designs#

The Solar Revolution installed 3.6-kilowatt photovoltaic solar panels on top of the carport, which sports a board-formed concrete exterior and a cedar-slat-and-plywood interior.  Photo by  David Lauer

The Solar Revolution installed 3.6-kilowatt photovoltaic solar panels on top of the carport, which sports a board-formed concrete exterior and a cedar-slat-and-plywood interior. Photo by David Lauer

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Sustainable Home with 2 Landscaped Roofs conceals Private Terrace

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