The 2018 FHB House is a net-zero energy, high-performance home in California’s Sierra Nevada foothills designed to meet the goals of the California 2020 initiative and comply with the most progressive energy code in the country. The project combines a very tight, well-insulated envelope, cutting-edge mechanical systems, and unique material choices, all wrapped up in a one-of-a-kind modern design.
A Home Completely Wrapped in Metal Roofing and Siding
Choosing Standing-Seam Metal for Roof and Wall Cladding
Camouflaging Gutters and Hiding Downspouts
Installing Standing-Seam Roofing and Cladding
FHB House Video: The Building Envelope