Silver LEED certification and native plantings make this a remarkable project.
Finishes and coatings: frosted glass, milk paint, wood stain, and sprayers. Also, plywood, net-zero and building codes, building a desk, and hidden joinery.
"I took a really big risk … in an industry where people don’t look like me."
Design/Build: primary windows in the main rooms of the first floor; secondary windows in bedrooms on the second floor; and tertiary windows in bathrooms and in the kitchen.
Energy Nerd: The possible remedies are all imperfect.
These innovative products include lighting, shelving, paneling, tables, an energy monitor, a stool, clocks, house numbers, a security app, a fan, and a hot tub.
From the editor: You care deeply about not only how your projects look, but how they perform.
A veteran merchant talks about what he is doing to listen to and support home builders in the field.