Two brothers, Victor and Glory Borisiuk of construction company Build New York Green designed and built a house which has become one of today's popular models such reasonable accommodation interaction with the environment. Energy efficiency starts at home with his 30 - centimeter wall , built of hollow concrete forms like cubes "Lego" . Construction reinforced with metal rods , and then filled with concrete , which resulted in a well insulated , quiet room. Frame house does not contain wood , saving trees , which are usually used for housing. Material same roof , resembling clay tiles from afar , actually is a metal with a special coating that provides protection from harmful radiation .
The house uses a geothermal heating and cooling system involved in the process pipes are underground , reports portal Syracuse. Geothermal energy also provides about three quarters of the heat needed for the presence of hot water in the house - part ( 1/4) water heating is due to electricity , the brothers argue Borisiuk .
Housing, construction of which took almost a year , is an example not only energy efficiency , but also thoughtful design. The cabinets throughout the home installed sensors controlling the internal lighting, floors made of twisted bamboo - very good local materials . " You can arrange them dancing - there will be no scratches " , - assured the builders . Some of the walls are finished with three coats of American clay with hand-made ornaments . Others are covered with Venetian plaster , hand applied and buffed to a shine .