Are you interested in energy efficiency? Do you find the potential of a “healthy home” intriguing? 10 Rose Douglas (at Douglas Ridge) will be one of the first homes produced in Maine by Unity Homes, a company well regarded for the latest in home construction technology, design and energy efficiency.
This time-lapse video covers a period of less than one week. Many of the panels weighed more than 5,000 pounds and were installed with the aid of specialized software. Completion of the interior is expected to take approximately 4 to 6 weeks. Available in early August, this Varm design will include many custom upgrades provided by the builder.
Facing south and including solar panels, this home will be Net Zero capable and will also be built to the most current advanced IRC standards. It will be able to achieve a 0.7 ACH50 blower test and a .34 HERS rating – all exceptional in Maine (or anywhere in the US). Other features in include virtually zero VOCs, a computer assisted living environment and a 4-zone heat/AC heat pump.