DOE Tour of Zero: Northstone Bungalow by Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley

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“Now we live in a Zero Energy Ready Home that is comfortable, with healthy air to breathe, and our energy bills have decreased.”

– Homeowner

Infographic for Northstone Bungalow by Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley: Hickory, NC; habitatcatawbavalley.org. 1,232 square feet, HERS 36, $65 average monthly energy bill, $700 annual savings, $29,000 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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“My son and I used to live in an apartment without central air conditioning, just a window unit. It was stuffy, made our allergies worse, and it was expensive to heat and cool. Now we live in a Zero Energy Ready Home that is comfortable, with healthy air to breathe, and our energy bills have decreased.”

– Homeowner

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Floorplans for Northstone Bungalow by Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley.