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Custom Log Home


Log construction detail with garage in background

Site Design:

The new log home is oriented and designed to take advantage of the view and solar exposure of the site.

Energy Conservation:

  • Passive Solar Design
  • Higher Thermal Mass
  • Whole building envelope, above & below ground
  • Site layout & natural feature use of shading

Energy Systems:

  • Total off grid PV & Solar thermal heating systems
  • PV powered well system 

Healthy Interiors:

  • Natural Lighting & Views taken into account
  • Nothing added to the main wall structures

Owner: Glenn Eldridge

Location: Truckee, CA

Design and Build: Homeowner

Year Completed: Under Construction (2014)

Tags: New Construction
Passive Solar
Solar Photovoltaic
Hydronic Radiant Floor Heating

Mail can be sent to: SiGBA P.O. Box 4245 Truckee, CA 96160

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