Experience the House

The house is the result of a unique collaboration between academia, corporate partners, fabricators, material suppliers and practitioners. Built by undergraduate and graduate students, the project links research, teaching and outreach in an experience that challenges conventional practice and stimulates new considerations for residential living.

JULY 2009

july 2009 | students working on framing
  • Rough in of electrical and plumbing started
  • Students travel to Boston to fill transluscent insulation panels with nanogel at Cabot Corporation
  • Bathroom core frame built and set
  • HVAC completed
  • Roof membrane completed
  • Sheathed bathroom core
  • Installed pockets for bedroom sliding glass
  • Sliding glass doors installed
  • Blocking for cladding installed
  • Unirack frame installed for PV support
  • PV panels installed