Up Hill House


Quick Facts


Location <
Building Type S
Project Type Z
Basis of Performance Claim Verified,
Bedrooms 2
Conditioned Floor Area 1

Energy Summary

Energy Data Type
Renewable Energy System Type(s)
Ratings <
Annual renewable energy generated 8

Envelope and Mechanicals

Subslab assembly <
Foundation wall assembly <
Above grade wall assembly <
Door Assembly
Air Changes per hour, ACH50 0
Up Hill House exterior Up Hill House exterior Up Hill House exterior Up Hill House exterior Up Hill House interior

Project Team:

ArchitectTeam Member: Larry Burks ArchitectTeam Member: Jill Burks Builder Energy ConsultantTeam Member: Paul Eldrenkamp Energy Consultant Energy ConsultantTeam Member: Mike Duclos

Other Team Members:





Completion Date: <


Type of Construction
Number of buildings
Floor area of each building
Bedrooms 2
Stories 3
Conditioned Building Volume 1
Conditioned Floor Area 1

Location and Climate Details


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Location Type R
Climate Region Z
Köppen Climate Type D
Lat. / Long. P
Elevation 1
Solar Insolation 4
Annual CDD and Base Temp 8 | 7
Annual HDD and Base Temp 6 | 6


Site Conditions:

Site Description:

Monthly Energy Data and Utilities

Energy Data Type: Verified,

Electric Utility: N

Gas Utility:

Renewables and Energy Balance

Renewable Energy Sources:Renewable energy is generated within the building footprint (e.g. solar PV on the roof),

Renewable Energy System Description & Details:

Annual renewable energy generated 8
Annual Renewable Energy Generated Data Type
Power Rating 7
Renewable Energy System Type(s)
Source of Annual Production Data

Walls and Roof

Subslab assembly <
Subslab R-value 3
Slab edge assembly
Slab edge R-value
Foundation wall assembly <
Foundation wall R-value 4
Above grade wall assembly <
Above grade wall R-value 4
Cathedral ceiling assembly
Cathedral ceiling R-value

Windows and Doors

Window Assembly: <

Door Assembly:

Average window U-factor 0
Door U-Factor 0
Door Area 6

Mechanical Systems

Space cooling - Manufacturer & Model Mitsubishi,
Space heating - Manufacturer & Model Mitsubishi,
Domestic hot water - Manufacturer & Model M
Domestic hot water - capacity 5
Ventilation - Manufacturer & Model UltimateAir,
Lighting Manufacturer and Model
Lighting Efficiency
Mechanical Equipment Installation Details and Comments


Air Changes per hour, ACH50 0
Air Changes per hour, CFM50

General Process

Design for Adaptability:

Software Tools

Software Tools:

General modeling information:

Lessons Learned

Outcome of Project Goals:


Rebates and Financial Incentives

Federal incentives
Local incentives
State incentives
Utility incentives
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