People who know the desert will tell you that an oasis is a trick of the eye, an illusio
A more efficient conditioned air distribution system optimizes zoned heating, cooling, and fresh-air ventilation equipment for ideal indoor comfort
The net-zero energy Desert Comfort home combines multiple solutions to protect the house from its extreme climate conditions
The use of an integrally insulated concrete-based system of ICFs for the home’s above-grade perimeter walls ensures a tight, thermally-resistant shell
This net-zero energy home in the Arizona desert weathered its share of delays before construction, highlighting building industry inefficiencies—all…
The Desert Comfort Experience Home was designed with the understanding that a high-performance home depends first on reduced energy demand and a…