Learn about the healthy benefits of a Passive House and how to successfully achieve it in a historic brownstone. Enjoy a guided tour of one of our Passive projects from the comfort of your Zoom screen. Hear first-hand perspectives from the viewpoint of the general contractor, Certified Passive House Consultant, tradesperson, and Baxt Ingui, featuring live streams from the project site and consultant’s office onto the Passive House Accelerator platform.
How did the team accomplish a full Passive House retrofit of this historic Brooklyn Brownstone while preserving the plaster crown, existing stair, floor joists, and wood subfloors? What were the key Passive House details that made it work, and how were they sequenced? What key components did the team employ? Learn the team’s Passive House retrofit road-map at this walk through.
Your tour guides will be:
- Michael Ingui and Will Conner of Baxt Ingui Architects
- Ed May and John Mitchell of bldgtyp
- Andrew Fishman of SMR Craftsworks
- Kevin Brennan of Brennan Brennan Insulation and Airtightness
After the Walk-through we’ll host a lively Q&A session with participants.