Palo Alto

Cutting edge design meets comfort and efficiency in this 5,500 square foot innovative healthy home. Featuring over 35 green building strategies including a Hydronic cooling system in its ceilings, planted living walls, a roof patio garden oasis and an irrigation system that deploys graywater recycled from the house maximize its occupants' health conscious lifestyle.

For the family of four the commitment to sustainability began when the original structure was deconstructed and the materials salvaged for reuse. Flyash concrete, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) wood, low and/or zero VOC content finishes and recycled content insulation are a few of the many environmentally friendly materials used, leading to an impressive 260 points score on the GreenPoint Rating system.