Eco-friendly homes and Save Energy in Santa Monica
A dwelling house at this time seems to not only put forward a beautiful design, but more priority to environmentally friendly, with the advanced condition plus energy-saving efficiency. This trend began to writhe in America, such as those offered in Santa Monica by an architect Jesse Bornstein is located at 19th Street.
The house was built only 5 units is really considering all things efficiently so everyone can see it as a beautiful house, environmentally friendly and energy efficient as well.
As part to save on electricity costs, this house is equipped premises solar panels (solar panels) that resemble the roof terrace so it does not look as solar panels. Use of Glass Double Glazed (merger 2 glass with air space in the middle) that will provide great natural lighting and also reduce heat input.
The use of LED lights, especially for lighting outside will also save on electricity bills. And also air conditioner used was an AC that does not use freon that is guaranteed not to make a hole in the ozone layer.
In terms of building materials or materials used, the floor of the house and some cabinets using bamboo materials that are environmentally friendly and renewable.