YEAR: 2017

CLIENT: Peter & Sharon Stoose-Johannknect

DESIGNER:Cascadia Architects (Peter Johannknecht)



  • Built to the International Passive House Standard. Passive House features include
    1. Design oriented to minimize heat loss and optimize the heat collected from the sun during winter months.
    2. Air tight building envelope coupled with a high performance ventilation system that continuously supplies filtered fresh air to the home while removing old stale air.
    3. Exterior insulation around the entire building, walls, roof, and floors, providing warm surfaces and even temperatures through the house
    4. Optiwin triple pane high performance windows and exterior doors, and Velux skylights
    5. Sanden C02 heat pump for both domestic hot water and radiant in-floor heating
  • High end single family custom home
  • Cedar and Stucco exterior with COR-TEN steel, and architectural concrete highlights
  • Cantilevered concrete patio
  • Polished concrete floors
  • Trimless detailing throughout the home
  • Walnut Interior woodwork and doors with hidden hinges
  • Flush high-gloss millwork by Splinters Millwork
  • Floor to ceiling tile in washrooms with hidden utilities and fixtures
  • Hidden garage door, kind of like the bat cave
  • Custom interior stairs and railing
  • Hidden laundry shoot
  • Condensing drier
  • iGuzzini LED lighting