Gallery: E.D.G.E Home Beautifully Balances Form with Function

 
When we saw the E.D.G.E. home profiled on Jetson Green we did a double take -- the house features an elegant sliding facade that resembles this year’s Solar Decathlon winner, the Lumenhaus. Given the incredible performance of Virgina Tech’s design, this home shows great promise. A simple but elegant box is protected by an offset butterfly roof and huge sliding screens that protect the home’s gracious windows from the elements. Designed and built by Revelations Architecture, the "Experimental Dwelling for a Greener Environment" takes a straightforward approach to efficient, sustainable building.

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  1. daizeegrrl May 11, 2011 at 9:33 pm

    This post is from 2010. Are these homes in production? What do they cost?

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