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a connecticut residential green design and build firm

 
 

Studio Addition

Studio Addition

Design and construction management by Appropriate Designs Super insulated (R70 roof, R30 walls R38 floor and R5 windows) 2nd story artist's studio addition built over existing 2 bay garage w C-TEC Solar PV panels w micro-inverters on west roof, Hunter Insulated Panels...

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Willimantic Renovation

Willimantic Renovation

Finishing touches on year-long Appropriate Designs renovation of mixed use residential/business 150 year old 31-45 Church St, Willimantic. Rental inquiries should be directed to Pam Devivo 860 617 1838.

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Exterior Insulation

Exterior Insulation

Sided and sheathed exterior insulation at gable end from foundation to shop fabricated gable vent. Dense pack cellulose fills the stud cavities on the interior side for a total wall R 45 insulation value. 20" of loose pack cellulose above 2nd floor ceiling joists...

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Universal Design

Universal Design: Process, Principles, and Applications How to apply universal design to any product or environment by Sheryl Burgstahler, Ph.D. Designing any product or environment involves the consideration of many factors, including aesthetics, engineering options,...

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Collaborative Design Outreach

Hello everyone. Decided to expand my net to reach clients that wish to work in partnership with Appropriate Designs to joyfully design and construct beautiful green residences or renovate ones in need of attention.  Consistent client involvement, collaboration with...

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