Gallery: EXCLUSIVE PICS: The PUNCHouse Is Santa Monica’s First Energy-N...

The PUNCHouse is Santa Monica's first Energy Neutral LEED Platinum home. Two years in the making, Inhabitat was onsite the day of the opening and got a special tour of the house hosted by the Principal Designer, Marco DiMaccio. Working in tandem with journalist Lisa Ling and her husband Dr. Paul Song, DiMaccio managed to incorporate some interesting features into the details of the PUNCHouse that included using the remnants from the production of ECO counter-tops by Cosentino as bright bathroom wall-paneling. Careful thought and planning went into the home from start to finish, recycling 100% of the original home that occupied the site. PUNCHouse recently appeared on HGTV’s new show “Hollywood at Home” in April and May, and for those of you who missed it, we were able to capture the following exclusive pictures.

Read the rest of this entry »


or your inhabitat account below

1 Comment

  1. sucher June 22, 2012 at 7:36 pm

    I would like to see an article about UCLA’s green medical office building in Santa Monica.

get the free Inhabitat newsletter

Submit this form
popular today
all time
most commented
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
more popular stories >
Federated Media Publishing - Home