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Impressive passive-solar style home with A-frame roof and a wall that is mostly large windows.

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A passive sun room, an energy-efficient woodstove and panoramic windows make this Passive Solor house plan with Contemporary influe...

Passive house plans are a great choice for eco-conscious homeowners who want to keep green living in mind when building. We are proud to be affiliated with architects and designers who take minimal impact into consideration when designing residences. We now have a dedicated category of passive solar home plans that exhibits plans of various styles, including country, contemporary, and Read More

Passive house plans are a great choice for eco-conscious homeowners who want to keep green living in mind when building. We are proud to be affiliated with architects and designers who take minimal impact into consideration when designing residences. We now have a dedicated category of passive solar home plans that exhibits plans of various styles, including country, contemporary, and log cabin. These home are designed to conserve energy and promote efficient living.

About Passive Solar House Design

Passive solar floor plans are designed with large windows for optimal positioning in relationship to the sun to increase the energy efficiency of the home and reduce the usage of natural resources such as fossil heating fuel. The home often have wide overhangs over the windows to provide shading in the warm summer months and reduce cooling costs (and save energy). More and more designers and builders are embracing the principles of Green Building (building responsibly to reduce environmental impact) using steel studs, engineered lumber products that utilize materials that would otherwise be waste, composite decking made of recycled plastics, and more. Each year more and more products are introduced into the marketplace.

Earth is our home, and it’s important we continue to take care of our home. Browse through our passive solar floor plans below or check out our other eco friendly homes, and take the next step towards leaving a smaller footprint with a more efficient home.

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Passive Solar House Plans

Impressive passive-solar style home with A-frame roof and a wall that is mostly large windows.

Passive house plans are a great choice for eco-conscious homeowners who want to keep green living in mind when building. We are proud to be affiliated with architects and designers who take minimal impact into consideration when designing residences. We now have a dedicated category of passive solar home plans that exhibits plans of various styles, including country, contemporary, and log cabin. These home are designed to conserve energy and promote efficient living.

About Passive Solar House Design

Passive solar floor plans are designed with large windows for optimal positioning in relationship to the sun to increase the energy efficiency of the home and reduce the usage of natural resources such as fossil heating fuel. The home often have wide overhangs over the windows to provide shading in the warm summer months and reduce cooling costs (and save energy). More and more designers and builders are embracing the principles of Green Building (building responsibly to reduce environmental impact) using steel studs, engineered lumber products that utilize materials that would otherwise be waste, composite decking made of recycled plastics, and more. Each year more and more products are introduced into the marketplace.

Earth is our home, and it’s important we continue to take care of our home. Browse through our passive solar floor plans below or check out our other eco friendly homes, and take the next step towards leaving a smaller footprint with a more efficient home.

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Want a Comfortable, Bright Home? Orient it Properly on Your Building Lot   When you’re ready to make important home-building decisions, it’s likely that you’ll be thinking about building materials, floor plans, fixtures, paint colors, landscaping, and kitchen details. But have you thought about the exact direction your home should face? Or the placement of windows, doors, and skylights to maximize the natural light your home allows in? What about considering wind and light as they relate to the heating and cooling o


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