29 Nov 2017

Basha Kill Acres Home in New York State

Small but sustainable family home built with ICF. By Vanessa Salvia Troy Hodas, a husband, father and builder, is a HERS rater and Certified Passive House Consultant in Wurtsboro, New York.. Most of his work is Energy Star related. “I sit down with the builder and discuss program requirements for

29 Oct 2017

Shelving Rock – Multi-generational highly efficient living made possible through ICFs

By Vanessa Salvia When the complexity and craftsmanship, architecture, sustainability and other factors in the judging rubric were all sorted out, there was a clear winner in the 2017 ICF Builder Awards for the large residential category. The home known as Shelving Rock, in Glenville, New York, won Large Residential