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We offer in-house consulting and peer-review services for:
Our focus is on holistic design for sustainable homes. While we have the experience to solve detailed problems, we always consider the overall goals of sustainability—keeping macro and micro in check.
We can assist with decision making at each step of your project—be it during the initial acquisition of a property, or to fine tune assemblies and systems.
Services we provide include:
- Goal setting
- Feasibility study
- Site analysis and/ or analysis of existing structures
- Strategic design
- Schematic design
- Energy modeling (PHPP):
“Gas-mileage for buildings”, heating and cooling demands and loads
- Catalog of recommendations:
Massing, orientation, fenestration, insulation levels, product and material selections, construction methods, airtightness
- Assemblies and details:
Hygrothermal design and consulting (Wufi), thermal-bridge calculations (Therm)
- Integration of high-performance products and strategies
- Schematic mechanical system design and sizing
- Value engineering
- Lifecycle analysis
In short, we can solve problems and provide answers for big and small questions surrounding your high-performance home project.