Orchard Passive House

A passive house rises from the ashes

Built and designed by Maine Passive House this passive house is situated in a beautiful apple orchard.  After the original home burned down, the owners rebuilt on the existing footprint and replaced an old farmhouse with a modern, passive house.  Airtightness is 0.41 ACH/50  TJI wall system on insulated daylight basement.  Ecliptica windows, Zehnder ventilation system, mitsubishi heat pump, solar thermal hot water system and a  6.3 kW pv system.