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Greenspoint House

The Greenspoint House is a 3300 sq ft high-performance green spec home that is a demonstration project for the Department of Energy’s “Building America” program. This home utilizes many energy efficient and green building techniques that will allow this house to achieve a $90 per month heating & cooling bill on average while also having a minimal impact on the environment. This house will be certified LEED-H Gold, Green Built North Texas and Energy Star.

Some of these special features include:

  • Solar Orientation
  • 51% Fly-Ash Replacement in Concrete
  • Termimesh Chemical Free Termite Barrier System (In Foundation)
  • Advanced Framing 2×6 24 o.c.
  • 95% Recycled Content Sheetrock
  • 85% Recycled Garage Doors
  • Partial Standing Seam Metal Roof with BASF Radiant Barrier Coating
  • Low-e Insulated Windows .28 SHGC
  • Open Cell Spray Foam Insulation
  • Conditioned Attic (unvented)
  • Two Stage 16 SEER Heat Pumps w/ Variable Speed Air Handlers
  • Dual Fuel Heat
  • Central Dehumidification System
  • Fresh Air Intake System
  • Central Exhaust System
  • Media Air Filter
  • Programmable Thermostat
  • Separate Electric Meter to Monitor HVAC Usage
  • Estimated Average Heating & Cooling Bills To Be $90/month
  • 2 Gas Tankless Water Heaters
  • Aqua Pex Plumbing
  • Low Flow Faucets
  • Dual Flush Toilets
  • Water Wise Landscaping
  • Energy Star Appliances
  • 100% Compact Fluorescent Lighting
  • Engineered Quartz Countertops
  • Reclaimed Oak Flooring
  • FSC Certified Wood Used for Interior Trim and Cabinets
  • Low/No VOC Paints
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