Castle03 @ April 23rd, 2018

An images of beautiful beach in our evening sunset

On our last post, we mentioned the use of sustainable “Fiberglass Composite Sheet Pilings (bulkhead)”.   And how it is cost effective because it lasts much longer than more tradional materials.  By using traditional materials failure will soon follow.  See the below image:

Two images of crumbling seawalls

There are several companies that will clean and repair severely corroded structures with equipment that is submerged called “Cofferdam”.  Repairs and preservation of submerged areas of steel bulkhead piling will be very expensive.   They will ship to your site in big containers.  It has to be assembled, then it has to be inspected before the work can begin.  The expense will increase by the minute

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Castle03 @ April 17th, 2018

An image of a Solar Farmhouse design

This is the detail main plan area.   As you can see you can have an open living space.

An image of Ridget E Main blueprint

This passive solar farmhouse features the classic farmhouse look with modern functionality. Not only is it much more energy efficient than a traditional farmhouse with passive solar design and an air-tight building envelope, but it’s also much more functional with an open living area, high ceilings and plenty of storage.

FEATURES

WebTec Floor system
Energy Wall (for South package) or Double Stud Wall (for North package)
Typar weather barrier house wrap
Covered front porch
Predesigned floor plan
Energy modeling of your home for your climate

OPTIONS

Pre-painted siding
Window package based on your climate
Solar hot water
Fresh air ventilation
Covered back porch
…and many more!

Castle03 @ April 16th, 2018

An image of the Ridget E design

This is the detail main plan area.   As you can see you can have an open living space.

An image of Ridget E Main blueprint

The modern Ridgeline style with a smaller footprint. With 1232 and 1120 square feet, the Ridgeline E and F are perfect if you have a narrow lot or if you’re looking to live large in a small home. As with all models in the Renew Collection, it’s pre-designed to use two-thirds less energy than a typical home, making achieving net-zero energy even easier.

FEATURES

WebTec Floor system
Energy Wall (for South package) or Double Stud Wall (for North package)
One covered porch for model E, two covered porches for model F
Pre-installed Typar weather barrier house wrap
Predesigned floor plan
Energy modeling of your home for your climate

OPTIONS

Pre-painted fiber cement siding
Window package based on your climate
Solar hot water
Fresh air ventilation

Castle03 @ April 13th, 2018

This is the detail main plan area.   As you can see you can have an open living space.

An image of Chestnut Main blueprint

Due to the success of the Ridgeline and the feedback from our customers, we’ve added two new models that offer the same modern style with a larger footprint. Designed for high performance and premium green living, Ridgeline C and D both feature vaulted ceilings, plenty of windows, 2126 square feet of indoor living space and 400 square feet of outdoor space. As with all models in the Renew Collection, it’s pre-designed to use two-thirds less energy than a typical home, making achieving net-zero energy even easier.

FEATURES

WebTec Floor system
Energy Wall (for South package) or Double Stud Wall (for North package)
Two covered porches
Pre-installed Typar weather barrier house wrap
Predesigned floor plan
Energy modeling of your home for your climate

OPTIONS

Pre-painted fiber cement siding
Window package based on your climate
Solar hot water
Fresh air ventilation

Castle03 @ April 11th, 2018

An image of the ignland design

This is the detail main plan area.   As you can see you can have an open living space.

An image of Chestnut Main blueprint

This contemporary and simple design embraces outdoor space with both the living area and foyer connected to the covered porch. The monoslope roofs offer spacious, high-ceiling rooms.

FEATURES

WebTec Floor system
Energy Wall (for South package) or Double Stud Wall (for North package)
Energy Saver Overhang (for South package) or Energy Saver Plus Overhang (for North package)
Pre-installed Typar weather barrier house wrap
Pre-designed floorplan
Energy modeling of your home for your climate

OPTIONS

Pre-painted fiber cement siding
Window package based on your climate
Classic Metal shingle roof
Fresh air ventilation systems
Solar hot water