Seiler Residence

Elliot Johnson, AIA has over 17 years experience with green building systems and products

The following outline is only an overview, there is no right and wrong in green building.

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  • Site-specific design
  • Proper orientation
  • Large overhangs and covered porches
  • Innovative wall systems
  • Natural features and trees preserved
  • Energy
  • Team approach to overall design
  • Operable thermal chimney
  • HVAC equipment and ducts in thermal envelope
  • High quality windows with Low-E glass
  • Cooling system sized by Manual J based on actual design, specifications and orientation
  • Duct installation to City of Austin Energy Code
  • Ceiling fans in all major rooms
  • Roof radiant barrier
  • Continuous soffit and ridge vent
  • Total fill insulation
  • Entire system designed and tested by Home Perfomrance specialist
  • Compact fluourescent bulbs

  • Materials
  • Recycled materials
  • Salvage materials
  • Durable materials
  • Engineered trusses
  • Health & Safety
  • Low-Voc paints and adhesives
  • Natural materials where possible
  • Hard-surface flooring
  • Formaldehyde free insulation
  • Low-impact pesticides or integrated pest system

  • Water
  • Water conserving fixtures
  • Water conserving appliances
  • Natural landscaping preserved
  • Native landscaping utilized
  • Rainwater systems

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