Gallery: PHOTOS: Balance Project is a Modern Passivhaus For Santa Fe, N...

With Passivhaus it’s all about the numbers, and this 3400 square foot project has some amazing statistics — using cellulose as insulation, the home’s reduced thermal bridge wall system has an R-value of 52 and the roof is rated at r-97, or three times code.

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  1. Eric October 15, 2011 at 3:47 am

    When it comes to energy efficiency and passive heating, the advantage of being located in the sunniest state in the US is undeniable. I love the style of the home, but I’m surprised it looks so modern. I thought homes in Santa Fe all adhered to a more traditional look.

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