Eco Home

Designed by Eco+Historical, every aspect of the Pivot House has been selected for energy and water efficiency, sustainability, and to help the home achieve LEED Certification – the ultimate in Green Building.

  • Radiant heat throughout on EcoBee3 smart thermostats – subtle and smart comfort
  • 300% Efficient heat pump on roof to cool the top two stories in warm weather
  • Vacancy sensors in baths, closets and bedrooms automatically shut off unused lights
  • Low and Zero-VOC (volatile organic chemicals) paints, primers, insulation and sealers for good air quality
  • Chargepoint Home Level 2 Electric Car Charger (240V) for your green vehicle(s)
  • Bike storage space in garage
  • EnergyStar-rated appliances throughout
  • LED lighting throughout
  • Motion-triggered hot water recirculating pump to minimize water waste
  • Ultra high-efficiency plumbing fixtures including sensor-faucet in Powder room
  • Rachio smart irrigation controller automatically adjusts watering based on weather
  • Ultra-realistic synthetic lawn on roof gives natural grass feel with no water use
  • Gray Water System sends ground floor shower/bath water out to garden
  • Drought tolerant plantings throughout the front, rear and roof planters
  • Ultra-insulated with R-60 insulation at the roof level
  • All new insulated double-pane windows and doors
  • Lumber is all reused from original home or certified by Forest Stewardship Council