Eastsound, WA (PRWEB) July 16, 2012
Come up from the curb … peak under the hood … experience the peace … see first-hand one of the nation’s most sustainable homes. There is so much more to The VISION House® Los Angeles than can be seen from the street, so we’d like to invite you inside for an in-depth, exclusive look at this stunning house—a collaboration between Green Builder Media and LA-based builder, Structure Home. The VISION House will be open for a demonstration period ending August 10, 2012. For a listing of open dates visit http://www.greenbuildermag.com/VISION-HOUSE/VISION-House-Los-Angeles/VHLA-Event-Calendar.
Structure Home Principal, Robert Kleiman and business partner, Mark Sapiro, believe that “improving sustainability in a home means incorporating new building techniques and principles from building science.” As a result, the VISION House showcases the latest in green finishes, technology, design concepts, and construction methods.
When consumers think about building green, they have lots of questions. Here are some important ones this house answers:
VISION House Los Angeles received LEED Silver Certification and met Cal Green Tier II requirements. Additionally, the project obtained California ENERGY STAR certification, California Home Energy Efficiency Rating System (CHEERS) Verification and will surpass Title 24 requires by more than 30 percent.
National sponsors include Trex®, Johns Manville, Schluter®-Systems, Kitchen Craft® Cabinetry, Leviton®, Uponor, Noritz®, Boise Cascade, DuChateau®, Custom-Bilt Metals, Kichler® Lighting, Kohler®, Gaggenau, Kohler® Generators, DuPont™, Beam Electrolux, Energy Star®, Trane®, Schlage®, Whirlpool® Corporation, Orenco Systems® Incorporated, Bentley Prince Street®, GreenRock™, Mythic Paint, Honda, Cisco Brothers and Textural Designs.
To learn more about the VISION House Los Angeles, please visit http://www.greenbuildermag.com/VISION-HOUSE.
About Green Builder Media
Green Builder® Media, LLC is the leading media company in North America focused on green building and sustainable living. With a comprehensive suite of print and digital media solutions, demonstration projects, case studies, online training and live events, Green Builder Media assists building professionals in preparing themselves for the new green economy and helps homeowners understand how to live more sustainably. For more information, visit http://www.greenbuildermag.com.
About Structure Home
Organized in 1996, Structure Home is a builder of fine custom homes throughout the Los Angeles basin. The company’s approach to design begins with looking at a building as a complete operating system, the products and technology it contains, and how it will perform over time. To accomplish this objective the entire design and construction team must work collaboratively, in a well-organized process, called “Whole Lot Living.” The company believes that the thoughtful consideration of the entire structure, as well as its relationship to the natural environment, is the only way to be responsible stewards of its clients’ most valuable asset. For more information, visit http://www.structurehome.com.