What makes it Green:
44 Hollow Lane draws inspiration from it's natural surroundings; High Peak mountains, pristine lakes and diverse forests of the Adirondack region. This home boasts awe inspiring views of Whiteface Mountain and every ski run throughout.
First in the area to be awarded LEED Gold certification ( country's highest ranking of green building )and a 5 Star Plus Energy Star rating which is the nation's highest level. Sustainable elements include eco friendly materials,energy efficient fixtures durable construction and optimal site selection.
Designed by Bill Haas: P.Eng.,OAA Consulting Engineer and Architect, as well eco Interior Designer: Jenny Haas of Conscience Designs, and built by the region's top Energy Star builder; R.P. LEdger Construction.
This Modern Mountain home exhibits a complimentary fusion of rustic mountain living with a strikingly modern interior.
Sustainable materials,fixtures and features include:
Passive solar design Professional non conventional turf landscape design and installation by Earth Roots Landscaping Native species perennial landscape design and installation by Fox Farm Energy efficient envelope ICF construction Engineered Hambro floor joist system by Bill Haas, P.Eng.,OAA Home yoga studio Closed cell spray foam insulation Life Treatment zero VOC wood stains exterior and interior Ultra low flow lavatory faucets (1.5 gpm) Ultra water saver toilets (0.8gpf) Toto ultra low flow rainhead shower head (1.75gpm) Radiant in floor heating on 2 levels Energy Star appliances Triangle energy efficient gas boiler Life Breath Air exchange unit Exhaust fans throughout even in garage rated over 100CFMS Bamboo flooring Access Cabinets, recycled content and no added urea formaldehyde Bioshield zero VOC paints Polished concrete floors by Vermont Eco Floors Pella wood Energy Star window and door package Recycled glass tiles Local wood supplies FSC wood
Garage-Carport: Garage Attached,
Type of Construction: ICF (Insulated Concrete Forms)
Heating: Gas Radiant, Solar-Passive
Cooling: Passive Cooling
Energy Source: Propane
Water Source: Well
Water Heating: Propane
Flooring Materials: Bamboo, Concrete
Green Building Certifications: LEED for New Construction