Gallery: Caretaker’s House is the World’s First Green Timber Home Insul...

Reaching Passivehaus insulation standards is no easy feat - which is why it's so exceptional that Invisible Studio was able to achieve the standard using untreated, newly felled green timber in Dorset, England. Commissioned by the Architectural School a
 
Reaching Passivehaus insulation standards is no easy feat - which is why it's so exceptional that Invisible Studio was able to achieve the standard using untreated, newly felled green timber in Dorset, England. Commissioned by the Architectural Association School of Architecture to realize a student design, the team used larch, cedar, poplar, douglas fir and spruce grown and felled on-site at Hooke Park to construct the super-efficient Caretaker's House.

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