5485 South Ellis Avenue.
Illinois First Passivhaus Institut Certified Building. July 19, 2918.
Passivhaus Institut Certified EnerPHit Renovation.
> ~ 88% Reduction Total Energy Expense - ~ $5900 YR to ~$723. Apples to Apples. W/O Solar.
> 90% Reduction in Dust, Pollen, & Airborne Bacteria. (Continuous Merv 13 Filtration)
> 95% Reduction in CO2 YR. ~ 200,000 to ~ 10,000 lbs YR.
Here’s what they say: “It’s so quiet!”, “There;s no dust!”, ”Superb craftsmanship!” “I love those windows!” “How thick are the walls?” “How much insulation?” “Amazing natural light!” “Didn't need my allergy meds today!” “It’s so warm!” “I’m so comfortable,” “Beautiful, and clean” “… It’s art.”
Known for decades as the design standard that produces the most comfortable, healthful and energy efficient buildings that can be built, the Passivhaus Institut Building Standard, “Passivhaus,” has forever changed the way architects and business people conceptualize the balance between maximum energy efficiency, occupant comfort and indoor air quality. Maximum efficiency leads to maximum comfort and quality across all price points! They go hand in hand!
1890's Greystone. Comprehensive rebuild. 100% new mechanicals. 3500 sun drenched square feet of healthful family living. 4 bedrooms. 3 baths with optional PR. 300 square foot roof deck with campus and tree top views. Extensive landscaping. Radiant floors and towel warmers. Eight foot doors. Living room. Dining room. Kitchen island. Quartz counters, Family room. Laundry room. Mechanical room. Locally sourced and milled white oak plank flooring. Miele, Bosch Benchmark Energy Star Appliances. Photocatalytic porcelain tile. AirRenew Drywall. Whole house water filtration. Eight zone heat pump temp control. Whole house dehumidification. Passivhaus Institut certified 90% efficient Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV) with MERV 13 filtration. Pro-Clima tapes and caulks. Passivhaus Institut certified R 9 triple pane windows, doors, & skylights. LED lighting. Underground utilities. 400 AMP service with emergency sub-panel. CAT 6 network throughout. Two car garage. Just move in!
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