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18. The Cooper Home

Back by popular demand, the Cooper Home was the centerpiece of our 1st Green Tour. This Mediterranean style home has healthy indoor air with hydronic in-floor heat, heat recovery ventilator, and earthen clay interior. Breathtaking views of Olympia & Mt. Rainier!
18. The Cooper Home

Owner-Sponsored Site

Back by popular demand, the Cooper Home was the centerpiece of our 1st Green Tour. This Mediterranean style home has healthy indoor air with hydronic in-floor heat, heat recovery ventilator, and earthen clay interior. Breathtaking views of Olympia & Mt. Rainier!

This Mediterranean Style Home is the first residence in the South Sound to receive prestigious LEED for homes Silver Certification.  Constructed with ICF (Insulated Concrete Forms ) it contains some of the most cutting-edge sustainable building practices available today.  Energy Efficiency and indoor air quality are a top priority.  Hydronic Radiant In-floor heating, heat-recovery ventilator and spray-in icynene insulation are just a few of the products used.  Only 2,400 SF, this home considers patterns of lifestyle, sustainability and interconnectivity to the site.  Experience its character from intentional visual layering carefully composed palette of colors and materials to rainwater catchment system with a running waterfall at the homes entrance.  Breathtaking views!

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WINNER OF THE 2010 TOUR OF HOMES JUDGES CHOICE AWARD ,” BEST OF SHOW”

This alternatively-constructed ICF home employs some of the most cutting-edge sustainable building practices in the industry. Energy efficiency and indoor air quality is a top priority, so the energy systems include hydronic radiant in-floor heat, heat recovery ventilator and spray-in icynene insulation. It will also be the first home in the Olympia area to receive at a LEED silver certification.

Professionally designed in its entirety, this 2400 square foot home considers patterns of lifestyle, sustainability, inter-connectivity to the site, and aesthetics. This project invokes a strong sense of character, from its uniquely intentional visual layering and capturing of breathtaking views to its carefully composed palette of colors and materials.

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