Sustainable Home Tour

    When:
    April 20, 2018 @ 9:30 am
    2018-04-20T09:30:00-07:00
    2018-04-20T09:45:00-07:00
    Where:
    Sedona
    AZ 86336
    USA
    Cost:
    Free
    Sustainable Home Tour @ Sedona | Arizona | United States
    As part of the Verde Valley Earth Day Extravaganza, Darcy Hitchcock with the Sustainability Alliance is offering a tour of her (mostly) sustainable home.

    Features include:

    Water: ‘earthworks’ to direct storm water to fruit trees, graywater, rainwater collection.

    Energy: Passive and active solar design, “geothermal” heating/cooling (ground-sourced heat pump)

    Materials: Concrete floor provides thermal mass, fireproof exterior made with recycled styrofoam “integrated concrete forms,” materials/plants recovered from site, salvaged materials from ReSTORE etc.

    Climate: Offset carbon emissions associated with cement.

    Space is limited to 12 people and you must pre-register at least a day in advance so you can get the address and gate code.

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