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"No reason why this shouldn’t be done across the board. None at all!"

DOE Tour of Zero: Church Community Housing Corp. 1 by Caldwell and Johnson infographic: North Kingstown, RI; caldwellandjohnson.com. 2,244 square feet, HERS score 47, $195 average energy bill, $3,300 annual savings, $55,000 saved in the first 30 years.
Key features list: High-performance insulation system for enhanced quiet and comfort, comprehensive draft protection, fresh air system for cleaner indoor air, high-efficiency comfort system, energy-efficient appliances and advanced lighting technology for
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"High-end houses are neat and fun but I’m trying to show you can do this with affordable homes, too; you just need a tight envelope and good HVAC. No reason why this [DOE ZERH] shouldn’t be done across the board. None at all!"

– Builder Dave Caldwell

"We wanted to incorporate the latest technologies to make our home as energy-efficient and maintenance-free as possible. They were able to transform our ideas into reality in a very respectful and professional manner."

– Homeowner of another house

DOE Tour of Zero: Church Community Housing Corp. 1 by Caldwell and Johnson floorplans.