Show: Peak Moment - Locally Reliant Living for Challenging Times

Episode: 317 EagleYew House — Efficient Technology With an Artist's Aesthetic


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Episode Description:

Artist Ezio Cusi’s house is a work of art —and also built smart. The cob house with timber-framed upper stories is made with mostly local natural materials. For the cold winters, it has an annualized geo-solar system (AGS) which in summer transfers hot water from solar panels to storage in the ground. In the cool months the heat flows back into the house, warming especially the periphery. It’s comfortable even in the top story. A hand-sculpted dragon provides whimsy as well as warming in the masonry rocket stove — which burns far more efficiently than a wood stove as well as offering a nice warm bench to sit on! Art is embedded in walls while many windows are graced with original stained glass. Enjoy the blend of beauty and functionality.

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Saturday, October 29, 2016 - 12:22


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Date HD Episode Video Uploaded: Monday, December 18, 2017 - 15:29