Green Home project
One of the USA’s most sustainable family homes is currently under construction in Orange County California – with revolutionary Accoya wood selected as the primary construction material.
The 4,211 sq. ft. custom built single family residence in California’s desirable Newport Beach has become a benchmark in Energy and Environmental Design for Homes a (LEED) registered project. This home has now achieved platinum certification.
As well as being home to the project managers, when complete it will serve as an educational tool for the local and international community and showcase stewardship of the environment.
Accoya has been selected for the fascia of the house, as well additional features including the balcony railing, rain screen siding, garage doors and jamb, fencing and decorative beams. Manufactured by Accsys Technologies, Accoya is one of the most advanced wood products on the market, using a patented wood modification technology to deliver outstanding levels of performance, stability and durability.