Alpine Passive House
Designer: Architrix Design Studio Inc.
Engineers: Equilibrium Consulting Inc.
Building Envelope: BC Passive House Inc.
The contemporary design of the Alpine Passive House captured the wish list of the project, create a space to welcome family and friends, capture the stunning views of the surrounding mountains and fit in with and complement the local environment. The key design goal was to meet the Passive House Standard achieving maximized energy efficiency and optimized indoor thermal comfort and health. Along with meeting the PH Standard, the Alpine House achieved an Energuide rating of 88 and attained measured airtightness of 0.33 ACH.