32nd St Modern

Water Conservation

  • Low flow faucets
  • Dual flush toilets

Energy Efficiency

  • Dense-pack blown in fiberglass insulation
  • Air sealing package including Henry’s Blueskin VP100 building wrap
  • Energy Star certified appliances
  • Solar array
  • Offset stud advanced framing

Sustainable Materials

  • Job-site recycling
  • Cork flooring

Indoor Air Quality

  • No VOC paint
  • No carpeting
  • Heat Recovery Ventilator
  • Rain screen
  • High volume range hood with make up air


  • Earth Advantage (Platinum)
  • Energy Star

The People

Owner: Kelvin and Cathy Ono
Architect: Kelvin Ono
Project Manager: John Mead

By The Numbers

2  wall-hung toilets

16 foot deep drywell for rain, ground, foundation, curtain water

4 clear story motorized windows installed

1.25 ACH (air changes per hour) rating from blower door test

3246 bottles of wine consumed to provide corks for flooring