Sneak a Peak into a Suburban LEED-Certified Home

July 27, 2010

Want to see a completed LEED Platinum certified home right here outside Chicago?

The Gworek Residence, located at 842 Oakwood in Wilmette, will be opening its doors for registrants to take a LEED tour this Friday.

The LEED Platinum certified Gworek Residence in Wilmette.

The energy-efficient home, which was designed by Holbert and Associates Architects and built by Scott Simpson Builders for a family of four, faces south to maximize passive solar gain, has geo-thermal heating and cooling with radiant flooring and forced air, and features a partial vegetative green roof.

Also mounted on the roof are solar thermal panels for heat and hot water and solar photovoltaic panels for electricity.

There are only a select number of spots available for the tour, so make sure you reserve yours today.

What: July Tour: Gworek Residence in Wilmette

When: Friday, July 30; 2 p.m.

Where: 842 Oakwood, Wilmette

Cost: $10

Register: www.leedforhomesillinois.org

About The Author


Read All Stories By Tracey

Leave a Comment

Copyright © 2008-2018 mRELEVANCE, LLC | Chicago Real Estate News | Chicagoland Real Estate Forum. All rights reserved. Thank you for visiting Chicago Real Estate News Chicagoland Real Estate Forum, Real Estate Listings and Information Provided by MLC Realty, Inc.
Internet Marketing by Marketing RELEVANCE

Equal Housing Opportunity

1819 W Grand Ave | Chicago, IL 60622