Built Green Net Zero Group Entry

Genesee Park Net Zero

Project Details

Builder: Dwell Development

Architect: First Lamp Architecture
GSF: 3,700 sq ft
Completion: December 2017
Location: Seattle, WA

This high-performance home in Seattle's Columbia City neighborhood features responsibly-harvested and recycled materials, solar power on the roof and a well-insulated, air-tight envelope – all surrounded by native plants in the garden. The Genesee Park residence is net zero energy and achieved 5-Star Built Green certification.  

  • Net Zero and 5-Star Built Green Certified

  • Solar panels and electric vehicle charging capable

  • Highly efficient heating, cooling and water heater

  • Solid hardwood and polished concrete floors

  • Recycled content tile and counter surfaces

  • No VOC paints or grouts

  • Thick framed walls packed with insulation

  • EnviroDri exterior weather barrier system

  • Triple glazed windows

  • Heat Recovery Ventilation System for healthful and comfortable indoor air

  • Supreme energy efficient systems and lower utility bills


Photos by Tucker English