Prestige residence totalling 7,250 habitable sq. ft.

This residence's building system is mainly composed of the following elements :
  • Traditional foundations resting on silty clay soil;
  • Framework mostly made out of wood;
  • Steel structure and concrete decking for the pool area's floor;
  • Basement under the garage;
  • Radiant heating floor on every level.
The residence mostly distinguishes itself by the following elements :
  • Gym area and an interior pool, which is 17 feet long and includes 2 theraputic seats;
  • Air conditioning and heating powered by two geothermal wells;
  • Humidity control and high-efficiency air filtration;
  • Masonry walls and laminated timber beams visible from inside the residence;
  • 420 sq. ft. screen room with BBQ adjacent to a 420 sq. ft. terrace.
Thermal characteristics of the building's shell :
  • Walls : 5.81RSI (R33.0)
  • Roof : 10.57RSI (R60.0)
Interior design
Paule Bourbonnais
Mechanical eng.
Groupe conseil Berman
Structural eng.
DSM consultant
Total area
7,250 sq. ft.
12 months
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