Phil Kean Designs
Winter Park, Fla.
Project Name: The New American Home
Location: Winter Park, Fla.
Size: 4,183 sq. ft.
Cost: $1.5 million
Homeowner’s occupation: Architect and builder
Photos: James Wilson
This home is a symbol of energy efficiency and innovation featuring the latest in green building methods and products, which combined to earn it the following: USGBC LEED-H Platinum certification • National Green Building Standard Emerald certification • Florida Green Building Coalition Platinum certification • U.S. EPA Energy Star Qualified Home • U.S. EPA Indoor airPlus Qualified • U.S. DOE Builders Challenge qualified • Florida Yards and Neighborhoods Designation
• Florida Water Star Gold designation. The home is expected to consume 52 percent less energy than similar homes in the same climate. Energy costs are approximately $188/month. The HERS score is 48. Noteworthy features include air tightness, and the use of solar energy for space conditioning, hot water production and some electricity.
“Green-built, attention to detail, third-party backup.”
Roofing: GAF - EverGuard Extreme TPO membrane
Engineered woods: Nordic Engineered Wood
Structural panels: Logix - Insulated Concrete Forms R-26 and R-30
Framing: Nordic Engineered Wood
Siding: Florida Rock - stucco
Brick/stone/stucco: Environmental StoneWorks - stone veneer
Garage doors Overhead Door - Modern Aluminum Collection
Windows: WinDoor Inc. - Eco-Impact Series
Insulation: Icynene LD-C-50 closed-cell expanding foam insulation
HVAC: Lennox - SunSource Home Energy System
Other: Doors in Motion - sliding door automation
Locksets and hardware: Emtek
Tile: Dal-Tile vein-cut limestone 6"x36" plank tiles
Flooring: Dal-Tile tiles & Mohawk carpet & wood
Lighting: Progress Lighting