A painter’s studio is a particularly fun project.
Here are some images of our fourth Passive House project in Santa Fe. This house not only pushes energy conservation, but water conservation as well.
There are several new construction details that set this project apart from our other Passive House projects. We will try to highlight the details as the project progresses.
Congratulation to Dressel Construction and the team for successful building leakage test. We achieved 0.4 air exchange at 50 Pascals.
Located within a mile of Taos Plaza and the main corridor for shopping and retail is the site for Tierra Montosa; a high quality affordable housing community within the original urban core of historic Taos.
WAMO Studio’s 2013 award-winning design for affordable workforce housing in Clovis, New Mexico is under construction and scheduled for completion by the end of 2015.
After building several certified passive houses, WAMO Studio is beginning construction of the first panelized passive house in the Southwest.
WAMO Studio is developing a prototype for innovate pre-fab K-6 schools. With flexible classrooms and multiple types of public spaces, these schools will be places where students develop the ability to think critically rather than just ace a standardized test.
Andalusia, is intended to be New Mexico’s first Passive House Certified rental apartment complex and to achieve net-zero energy consumption and net-zero carbon emissions annually with all energy required for heating, cooling, lighting and domestic hot water generated on-site.
The Volks is one of our current sit-zero-energy buildings under construction. Last week we supervised the blower door test to test our new air tightness strategy. It came in at a .23 ACH @ 50 p. This building is a spec.