Sweetwater – EARTH ADVANTAGE Platinum

Sweetwater – EARTH ADVANTAGE Platinum

Custom Remodel and Addition along the river in Bend

As green and custom home builders in Bend, we’re pleased to share that the Sweetwater home is certified Earth Advantage Platinum. The remodel/addition incorporates many important green and sustainable products and technologies while remaining simple.

The home’s building envelope is high-performance, using staggered-stud framing with triple pane windows with adjustable night insulation. The Energy Star appliances; LED lighting, and on-demand water heaters reduce energy consumption, and the low VOC materials/finishes and repurposed materials increase the livability and healthy elements of this home.

Sweetwater also has a 4.6 kW grid-tied solar PV system can produce 5,000 kWh and a rainwater catchment systems that captures roof runoff in a 3,000 gallon underground cistern.

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