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No. 1220 Project Greener and MacLean Farmhouse Status Certified
Lead CPHC Natalie Leonard
Builder Location Clifton, NS
QA/QC Rater Jordan MacDonald Architecture Planning Passive House E-Design Mechanical Systems Designer
Constr. Type Timber Bldg. Function Single Family Floor Area 1675
Project Type New Construction HERS Index LEED Rating
Energy Star Rating Heating Degree Days 7160 Cooling Degree Days
Units Certification Type PHIUS+    
Exterior Wall 2 x6 framing on 24” oc with rockwool batt and 9.5” TGI trusses with dense packed cellulose.
Floor Engineered slab on grade with 10” Type 3 EPS.
Roof Raised heel wood trusses with 28” blown cellulose.
Window Frame Fiberglass
Window Glazing Triple-glazed with argon fill and low-e coatings
Entrance Door Thermatru with triple glazing
Ventilation Novus 300
Heating System 12,000 btu ductless mini split with electric baseboard back up
Submitter Mike Anderson
Air-tightness 0.51 ACH50
Cooling System Ductless mini split
Construction Year
Additional Consultants
Additional Notes This small farmhouse for a family of six enjoys full solar access on a south-facing slope

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