124 West Park Street, Martinez

About 124 West Park St.

Built, marketed and sold as a Net Zero ready home

My wife Linda and I were the sole owners of this project  

As the owner of the project I was responsible for the following:

  • Assess the available lot inventory and proposed the purchase of the raw land
  • Oversaw the design and engineering
  • Procured the building permits and other entitlements.
  • Set up the financing
  • Scott O’Hara Construction Inc. is hired to build the house.
  • During construction I was the project manager and on-site supervision.
  • Oversaw the entire project until it is put on them market and sold.
  • Oversaw and participated the installation of a 330’ water main, storm drain installation, curb and road installation.

Features of 124 West Park Street  

  • Minimal framing with a conventional design to increase insulation
  • R21 wet applied cellulose wall insulation
  • R38 floor and R50 ceiling insulation
  • Sealed crawlspace with insulated walls
  • Engineered, tight duct work installed in sealed crawlspace for reduced energy loss
  • HRV whole house ventilation system
  • Low or no VOC paints and finishes
  • On demand hot water recirculation system
  • Air sealing throughout house