Bertrand Residence

Built by: David E. Smith, General Contractor (2012)
Eugene, OR

1,603 square feet
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bath
Earth AdvantageĀ® Platinum and Northwest ENERGY STARĀ® Homes Certified
EPS of 30 and a HERS Index Score of 40

Constructed by David E. Smith in collaboration with NEEA and utility partners, the Bertrand Residence project takes energy-efficient home building to a new level, representing the future of efficient and comfortable homes in the Northwest. With a strategy that includes advanced wall framing and insulation, proper air sealing and triple-pane windows, this home features enhanced air quality, all-around comfort and, of course, lower monthly energy costs.

The advanced techniques used in this home provide a baseline for increasing energy efficiency and comfort in new homes across the Northwest.