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Mechanic St Competition Team 2 – Matt, Jeff, Lauren, Adam, Glen, &Ronnie Sunday, March 27, 2011
Gothic revival roof Historical values Focus directed towards exterior
New cedar shingles New shingles for roof New double glazed wooden framed windows Storage shed to be built from reusing shingles.
Piano Banister St. Annes Rectory Mouldings Hot water tank Toilets Furniture Cabinets
Moulding Water heater Furniture Cabinetry Toilets Appliances
Refinishing and using modern hardware will give cabinetry new life. Moulding will be used throughout the home The appliances are not energy star, however with the climate naturally drying clothes is possible Furniture may be reupholstered or covered to create a more modern look. Chimney will be removed and used to make a walkway in the backyard. The 2 x 10 from the back wall can be used for raised garden beds in the backyard
Existing R10… Single pane front window Slider windows second floor Wood doors Proposed 4 spray foam, ½ Poly Iso, 3/8 Waferboard New cedar shingles Double Glazed Low E Argon, Energy Star Windows Floor – 2 spray foam, 2 XPS 2 Thermodynamics panels R50 blown in roof Headers 2 spray foam 2 Air to Air Heat Pumps (9,000 btu) Life Breath HRV
ExistingProposed kWh for space and hot water heating in an average year kWh for space and hot water heating in an average year
1900 kWh offset by solar hot water Therefore, base case further reduced kWh – 1900 kWh = ~12000 kWh Heating Cost to heat home $1416/year
Community Garden Boulders and Foliage Monument Skating Rink
Many benefits go along with a community garden It will bring the community together It could be a good source of food for lower income families it will give the community a sense of accomplishment.
Many of the company houses that are left have already been renovated. When you drive through neighbor hoods you can see that almost all the company houses still have there original design plan but with modern appearance. Some issues during renovation included incomplete studs and reinforcing floorboards on second floor. Totally replace the floor.
$ Includes Labour Costs Includes all available rebates Includes full price for windows