Ellis Residence: A Stunning LEED Platinum Home on Bainbridge Island


See on Scoop.itSustainable Modern Homes

Ellis Residence in Bainbridge Island, Washington designed by Coates Design is a LEED Platinum home that shines as an example of modern design made green.

 

Situated on Yeomalt Bluff overlooking Puget Sound and the Seattle skyline, the Ellis Residence is a renovation that resulted in the reuse of more than 80% of the existing materials. The new home cuts energy consumption by 70% with the innovative use of geothermal heating, photovoltaic energy systems, and smart construction techniques. Other key sustainable features include rainwater collection, FSC and recycled wood products, triple-glazed windows and a green roof…

 

Jim Gramata‘s insight:

Some great design solutions on this Bainbridge Island escape. Way to go!

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