Z Works Design Build receives 5 Star rating for BOULDIN Project!

Z Works Design Build receives a 5 Star Rating from Austin Energy Green Building Program for BOULDIN PROJECT!

Some of thDSCN2306e features that contributed to the high point score of the 5 Star Rating:

-100% of the steel used for the structural system is recycled, some directly reused from old factories and warehouses.

 -Salvaged heavy timber old barn beams.

 -Reused steel trusses from an old Texas turkey barn and recycled steel decking.

-Recycled wood in framing and finger joint wood in stud walls plus all roof framing engineered wood.

-Reused spiral steel stairs, reborn railings from an old building.

 -All wood siding is salvaged and used as a rainscreen.

-Salvaged exterior doors and front door have a new life in this home.

-Recycled and refurbished electrical fixtures. 232323232fp63248-nu=445;-658-258-WSNRCG=329;555269349nu0mrj

-All kitchen cabinets are old furniture and countertops are made from salvaged laminated beams.

 -Salvaged wood beam bar in kitchen

-16,000 gallon rainwater cistern is tied to the metal roof.



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