Urban Infill

  • End Type: Yes
  • Regional Office: Chicago
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: Yes
  • Modified: 2009-08-06
  • Stage: Completed
  • Visit: No

Specification 4577

  • Percent Energy Savings: 7
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Floor Plan: Unknown

Specification 4578

  • Percent Energy Savings: 0
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Editor: Kevin Brozyna
  • Modified: 2009-08-06 13:19:00
  • Model Name: Fairview 2
  • Floor Plan: Fairview 2
  • Style: Single-family attached, site built
  • House Type: Prototype/Research House (G2)
  • Number of Stories: 2.0
  • Number of Bedrooms: 4
  • Floor Area: 1410.0
  • Basement Area: 0.0
  • Roof Framing: Vented attic - truss framing
  • Roof Insulation: Spray Foam
  • Roof R Value: 87.0
  • Roof Radiant: No
  • Wall Framing: Other
  • Wall Insulation: Other
  • Wall R Value: 60.0
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Wall Upgrades: 12" I-joists used as studs cavity filled with fiberglass blown in batts. 2x3 furring added to interior, bays filled with cellulose
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Foundation Insulation: Rigid foam
  • Foundation R Value: 10.0
  • Slab Insulation: 56.0
  • Foundation Upgrades: Frost protected thickened edge slab, with R-20 XPS under thickened edge and R-56 EPS under thin portion of slab
  • Window Glazing: Triple pane
  • Window Framing: Other
  • Window U Value: 0.159999996424
  • Window SHGC: 0.610000014305
  • Window Upgrades: South facing windows: U = 0.16, SHGC = 0.61 All other windows: U= 0.15, SHGC =0.51
  • Space Heating Type: Other
  • Space Heating Combustion: N/A
  • Space Heating Capacity: 9.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 10.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: HSPF
  • Space Heating Location: Other
  • Space Heating Energy Proto: 0.0
  • Space Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Space Heating Upgrades: 10 HSPF single point mini split heat pump with baseboard electric resistance backup in each room
  • Light Eff Type: 1
  • MEL Load: 1
  • Cooling Type: Mini-Split
  • Cooling Capacity: 1.0
  • Cooling SEER: 25.0
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Duct Type: Sheet metal
  • Duct Location: In conditioned space
  • Air Distribution Location: N/A
  • Air Tight Upgrades: air leakage less than 0.6 ACH50
  • Vent Type: Energy Recovery Ventilator (ERV)
  • Vent Control: Manual (by occupants)
  • Vent Capacity: 60.0
  • Drainage Upgrades: rainscreen facade
  • IAQ Upgrades: ERV runs at 60 cfm continuous, with humidity controls in bathroom to trigger boost up to 200 cfm
  • Vapor IN: 1
  • Vapor EX: 3
  • Hot Water Type: Other
  • Hot Water Backup: Other
  • Hot Water Combustion: Not Applicable
  • Hot Water Location: Interior closet
  • Hot Water Efficiency: 0.980000019073
  • Hot Water Fuel: Electric
  • Hot Water Upgrades: electric tankless water heater
  • Benchmark Version: 2007

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Kevin Brozyna
Maintainer Kevin Brozyna
Last Updated September 16, 2016, 22:20 (Etc/UTC)
Created September 16, 2016, 22:20 (Etc/UTC)
Construction Type New Construction
Evaluation Level Test House
Climate Mixed - Humid
City Urbana
State IL
Zip Code 99999
Phase Before 2010
Project Start Date 1970-01-01
Project Estimated End Date 2009-05-15
Project Actual End Date 2009-05-15
Completed House Count 1
Expected House Count 1
Energy Savings Percentage 3
Average Estimated Annual Source Energy (MMBtu) 1
Average Conditioned Floor Area (sqft) 1

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