Sunset Green Home thanks our sponsors for their commitment to the Sunset Green Home project and for promoting sustainable building products and practices.
Sunset Green Home's subfloor panels will be AdvanTech from Huber Engineered Woods.
AdvanTech® flooring delivers performance and peace of mind into every floor you build. Voted #1 in quality every year since 2002 by BUILDER Magazine’s annual survey of builders, no other subfloor panel matches the award-winning quality and performance of AdvanTech flooring. Specifically engineered to combine industry-leading strength, stiffness, fastener holding power, superior moisture resistance and installation ease, AdvanTech flooring is the FLAT OUT BEST™ for a quiet, stiff floor. www.advantechperforms.com
Sunset Green Home will feature a Quest billiard table and table tennis top from American Heritage Billiards.
In 1987, American Heritage Billiards chose to build the finest quality products that offered the greatest value in the Game Room Furniture Industry. AHB meticulously designs and engineers each piece of furniture to withstand the test of time. The company starts with the finest available raw materials then employs old fashioned, time tested joinery techniques to fasten and bond those pieces together.
Sunset Green Home has selected Anbrook Industries Ltd.'s taper sawn Western Red Cedar roof shingles for their natural beauty and durability in an coastal application, and for Anbrook's commitment to sustainability forestry.
Anbrook Industries Ltd. is a family owned and operated specialty mill in British Columbia established in the late 1970s as a “boutique” style manufacturer, focusing on very high quality manufacturing and only producing product that met the highest industry standards. This tradition is how Anbrook still manufactures its products today – and Anbrook is known in the industry as the premium quality supply source for projects that specify only the best materials. Anbrook's shingles are 100% chain of custody certified to the Sustainable Forestry Initiative.
Sunset Green Home will use Aprilaire's whole home humidification system to prevent the damaging effects of dry air caused by low relative humidity.
Aprilaire has been delivering Total Comfort solutions for more than 50 years. Aprilaire addresses all of the conditions that impact indoor comfort, including temperature, humidity, air purity and air freshness. The company's mission is to provide superior whole-home indoor air quality solutions, for new and existing homes, that help achieve Total Comfort.
Sunset Green Home has selected ATAS International’s standing seam aluminum roofing for the project’s pool house and selected areas of the main house, as well as for the home's gutters and leaders. We chose aluminum for its rust and weather resistance – a key durability requirement for Sunset Green Home’s coastal location. The standing seam roofing also allows us to install the project’s solar photovoltaic array without penetrations into the roof deck.
ATAS International, Inc., a leading manufacturer of metal roofing, metal wall, metal ceiling panels and metal accessories, produces systems for commercial and residential buildings. The ATAS metal roofing and metal wall product line offers more than 20 profiles available in aluminum, steel, zinc and copper. Rainware and perimeter edge trim are also available with the same finish to match or accent a metal roofing or metal wall system. ATAS offers energy efficient building envelope technology, such as cool metal roofing products that are ENERGY STAR® qualified and InSpire, the transpired solar collector, which utilizes precision perforated metal panels to preheat ventilation air via solar energy. Profiles are coated with a Kynar 500® PVDF or Hylar 5000® PVDF finish in 31 standard colors. ATAS has four manufacturing facilities in the United States: two facilities, including the headquarters, in Allentown, PA; one in Maryville, TN; and one in Mesa, AZ. All ATAS locations are certified to ISO 9001: 2008 with design.
Sunset Green Home considers a product's record of durability before including it in our specifications. With a lifetime warranty, Hydrazzo fits perfectly with our desire to build the most durable and energy efficient swimming pool possible.
Aquavations ascends beyond the realm of exceptional with Hydrazzo polished marble pool finish product offerings. Hydrazzo bestows the perfect balance of bright, refreshing colors providing a captivating complexity of water color. Hydrazzo provides the perfect combination of a diamond polished, smooth texture with the proven durability of a polished marble pool finish. Indulge yourself in an unparalleled elegance that expands beyond the scope of ordinary. "Limited Lifetime" warranties are available when installed by an "approved" applicator. www.aquavations.com
Sunset Green Home has selected Axor and Hansgrohe award-winning fixtures and fittings for the project's bathrooms, kitchen, laundry and wet bar. Axor and Hansgrohe WaterSense faucets and low flow shower heads contribute to the project's LEED credits. Of equal importance to their award-winning design and water efficiency, Axor and Hansgrohe products feature durable finishes and limited lifetime warranties, a testament to their durability.
Sunset Green Home will use a Baci by Remcraft energy efficient lighted magnifying mirror with color temperature changing LED technology.
For over half a century, the Remcraft name has stood for excellence. Remcraft has earned an extraordinary reputation for innovative design and manufacturing processes, notable quality, complete selection, efficient service, and most importantly, outstanding value.
Sunset Green Home will use Baldwin door hardware throughout the project. Baldwin's lifetime PVD finish, which is highly resistant to wear and tear, and to the effects of weather, is ideal for Sunset Green Home's coastal location.
Baldwin Hardware’s rich heritage of design, craftsmanship and quality continues to propel the brand to the forefront of designers’, architects’ and consumers’ minds. With an unapologetic nod to luxury, Baldwin offers a nearly endless array of styles and finishes to satisfy the cravings of every customer. At Baldwin, quality is never compromised. From using the finest materials to crafting hardware by hand, Baldwin is committed to creating high-quality hardware that not only appears flawless and beautiful, but also endures the rigors of time.
Sunset Green Home has chosen the BEAM Alliance System for the project's high performance central vacuum.
The BEAM Alliance Central Vacuum System by Electrolux will be keeping the Sunset Green Home a clean and a healthy place to live. The BEAM Alliance system is a clean upgrade that brings advanced deep cleaning technology, versatility and built-in convenience. And it improves indoor air quality, helping the Sunset Green Home meet LEED® requirements. BEAM is the only central vacuum clinically proven to relieve allergies. It also has been rated the highest quality central vacuum system by the readers of Builder magazine for 10 years in a row.
Sunset Green Home has chosen Big Ass Fans and Big Ass Lights for their energy efficiency, beauty and functionality. In fact, Sunset Green Home will earn credits in the Energy & Atmosphere category by using Big Ass Solutions' industry-leading energy efficient Haiku fans in each bedroom and in the living spaces of the home.
Want home fixtures that aren’t run-of-the-mill? Look to Big Ass Fans® and Big Ass Light™. Big Ass Fans makes Haiku® with SenseME™, the world’s first smart fan, which has an onboard computer that saves energy and keeps occupants comfort automatically. Big Ass Light makes the Garage Light, the only LED fixture designed specifically with the home garage in mind. Big Ass Fans and Big Ass Light are dedicated to serious engineering and smart design, crafting long-lasting products that improve the spaces around them.
Sunset Green Home will feature landscape lighting from B-K Lighting.
For the past 30 years, B-K Lighting has manufactured the highest quality, most innovative, and fairly priced outdoor and architectural lighting fixtures in the industry. Every fixture is machined from solid copper-free aluminum, brass or stainless steel using computer-controlled equipment guaranteed to deliver detailed precision products time after time. With over a decade of experience with evolving LED technology, B-K Lighting has remained on the cutting edge of solid-state lighting. We take pride introducing the right source at the right time. With our BKSSL technology we deliver longer life, reduced maintenance and lower wattage demands with very high efficiencies with quality and craftsmanship to last a lifetime.
Bliss Sleep Center will provide Natura hypoallergenic and chemical-free mattresses for Sunset Green Home.
Southampton NY-based Bliss Sleep Center is proud to be the largest provider of non-toxic sleep solutions on Long Island. Bliss Sleep Center carries mattresses, pillows, bedding, and hardwood bed frames for the entire family.
The exterior of Sunset Green Home will feature Boral TruExterior Trim. This Cradle to Cradle certified product will help Sunset Green Home earn credit for Environmentally Preferable Products.
Boral has created an entirely new category of decorative exterior trim with its Boral TruExterior® Trim. Offering phenomenal performance, remarkable workability and a lasting look without the limitations that commonly plague other exterior trim products, Boral TruExterior® Trim is like no other trim product on the market today. Consisting of more than 70% recycled materials, Boral TruExterior® Trim leads the market in true sustainability and environmental stewardship. It is the first and only decorative exterior trim product to be awarded a Cradle to Cradle Silver Certification, plus it's manufactured in a state-of-art LEED Silver certified commercial facility.
Sunset Green Home's pool house will feature refrigeration and dishwasher by Bosch.
Bosch home appliances is part of BSH, Bosch and Siemens Home Appliance Group, based in Munich, Germany. As part of the third largest appliance manufacturer in the world, Bosch has been selling high performance German-engineered appliances in the United States since 1991. Known nationwide for raising the standards in quietness, efficiency and design for appliances, Bosch frequently receives top ratings in leading consumer publications and received awards from ENERGY STAR for seven consecutive years, from 2007-2014. With U.S. headquarters in Irvine, Calif., the company also operates an appliance park in New Bern, N.C. which houses state-of-the-art factories for dishwashers, ranges, ovens and cooktops. For more information about Bosch, visit www.bosch-home.com/us, like Bosch at Facebook.com/BoschAppliances or connect on Twitter @BoschAppliances.
Sunset Green Home has turned to Broan-NuTone for the home's spot ventialtion products, including humidity and motion sensing Broan® ULTRA GREEN™ bathroom fans and energy-efficient BEST® kitchen range hood featuring iQ technology.
Broan-NuTone is a leader in the housing industry, specializing in forward-thinking residential ventilation products, customized climate solutions, communications solutions and superior customer service. The Broan-NuTone company encompasses three global brands: Broan®, NuTone® and BEST®.
Sunset Green Home will feature Caesarstone quartz surfaces in its kitchen, wet bar, baths and laundry room.
Caesarstone is a leading developer and manufacturer of premium quality quartz surfaces. Established in 1987, the company pioneered the quartz surface and continues to manufacture high-quality surfaces utilizing advanced technologies and proprietary knowhow. Caesarstone surfaces consist of up to 93% quartz, retain the cool tactile qualities of nature's strong stones while offering freedom of design with enormous application possibilities including kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, wall paneling, furniture and more. Caesarstone offers a product that is highly functional, design forward and beautiful, all at the same time.
With three diverse collections: Classico™ Motivo™ and Concetto™, there is immense room for choice. The unique and rich variety of colors, patterns and textures gives each customer the ability to find their ‘ultimate surface’ and create their own unique space.
Sunset Green Home will feature closets constructed of sustainable materials by California Closets of Southampton NY.
California Closets helps define the most important spaces inside and around the home. As an innovator, trusted partner, and standard-bearer for quality, craftsmanship, and styling, California Closets helps you create spatial design solutions that reflect your personal style. 30 years ago, the company innovated a new industry—custom designed and installed storage. Today it's proud to be recognized as the leader in the industry it first created all those years ago. Along the way the company has continued to innovate, always striving to provide customers with stylish, smart and sustainable solutions for every home. For more than three decades California Closets has built a reputation on delivering truly custom products and unparalleled service. California Closets has helped transform spaces, enhanced homes and allowed people to get more out of life. And the company moves forward, it is passionate about continuing to do all that and more.
Sunset Green Home will use Cardinal shower enclosures throughout the project, including the company's proprietary Skyline Series enclosures and Starphire heavy glass units. Sunset Green Home has chosen glass enclosures over vinyl or fabric curtain enclosures to reduce the likelihood of mold/mildew growth on the surface of the enclosure.
Established in 1946, HMI Cardinal manufactures a family of glass and metal products across a range of brands. Cardinal Shower Enclosures is the industry’s largest domestic manufacturer of shower enclosures. Cardinal controls the entire process from “Design to Delivery” to ensure unmatched quality and service. Cardinal is the only company that fabricates, casts and tempers premium art glass in house. Its unique Ultimate Optique glass combines cast glass and optically clear glass in the same panel. Cardinal uses only state of the art equipment in its 280,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility. Cardinal's quality is unmatched with consistently 95% fewer issues than the industry standard, helping products arrive complete, correct and on time, every time.
Sunset Green Home will use several CertainTeed gypsum products, including AirRenew® Essential gypsum board with VOC-scavenging technology for a healthier indoor environment. The project will also use a variety of CertainTeed insulation products, including SMARTBATT, an innovative insulation product that features an integrated smart vapor retarder that reduces the potential for mold and mildew growth inside the home's walls.
CertainTeed has helped shape the building products industry for more than 100 years. Founded in 1904 as General Roofing Company, CertainTeed is North America’s leading brand of exterior and interior building products, including roofing, siding, fence, decking, railing, trim, insulation, gypsum and ceilings. A subsidiary of Saint-Gobain, the world’s largest building products company, CertainTeed and its affiliates have more than 5,700 employees and more than 60 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada. CertainTeed Gypsum and CertainTeed Insulation operate 18 plants in North America, offering a complete line of gypsum board, finishing, and insulation products for high performance systems to meet the requirements of builders, architects, contractors and distributors. With the increased demands for high-performance homes to improve indoor air quality, moisture management, acoustics, and durability, CertainTeed Gypsum and Insulation offer innovative wall systems that are fundamentally changing the way building professionals select products for residential construction.
Sunset Green Home selected Clopay's Canyon Ridge Limited Edition Series insulated carriage house garage doors with faux wood composite cladding and overlays for their authentic appearance and durability in a coastal environment.
Clopay is North America's leading residential garage door manufacturer and since 1996, the only garage door brand to earn the Good Housekeeping Seal. Clopay offers a wide variety of styles including traditional, contemporary and carriage house garage doors manufactured in steel, wood, and composite. Find the prefect Clopay garage door for your home at www.clopaydoor.com.
Sunset Green Home will incorporate an ASTM-approved automatic pool safety cover from Coverstar. Not only will it increase the safety of our pool environment, but the cover will be a critical part of the pool's energy and resource efficiency. Pool covers retain heat and reduce evaporative chemical and water losses.
From their beginnings in 1990, Coverstar, a division of Latham Pool Products, quickly grew to become the leader in the automatic safety cover industry. This growth came through a constant stream of product innovation and by partnering with the best installation and service companies around the world. Coverstar continues to drive innovation and reliability into everything it does, from its exclusive product features to its leading edge, award-winning manufacturing facilities. Each year, Coverstar manufacturers and ships thousands of automatic covers systems from each of it's world class manufacturing facilities. Each automatic cover system is custom made for the specific pool that it is installed on and typically ships within 48 hours. Coverstar continually sets the highest standard for product features, quality, delivery and order accuracy.
Sunset Green Home will use Daltile tile and stone products, including Modern Dimensions ceramic tile with 34% recycled content and Veranda Solids porcelain tile with 17% recycled content. By including Daltile flooring, Sunset Green Home will earn credits for Environmentally Preferable Products.
Daltile is an industry-leading brand of ceramic, porcelain, glass, metal, and natural stone tile products. Daltile products are distributed through over 250 company-owned sales service centers, stone slabyards and gallery design centers that service a robust network of trade customers. Dedicated to innovative product development and distinguished style, Daltile provides a rich palette of quality products created to inspire residential and commercial designs. For more information, visit www.daltile.com and follow Daltile on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.
Sunset Green Home will use Decospan's wood veneer products throughout the home. We have chosen Decospan's Shinnoki for the kitchen, pool house wet bar, and master bath vanities, and Decospan's Querkus for other cabinetry and millwork in the house. With natural wood faces and stable MDF cores, Shinnoki and Querkus panels are an ideal choice for a coastal environment where material stability is a key to longevity.
Decospan is a market leader in wood veneer processing and has a strong commitment to environmental stewardship. The company offers FSC-certified products using wood from sustainably managed forests. Decospan manufactures panels without adding urea-formaldehyde. It's manufacturing facilities use renewable energy sources and incorporate waste wood as a source of heat for the company's machinery.
Sunset Green Home's environmentally sensitive, sustainable landscape will use drought-tolerant rhizomatous tall fescue sod from DeLea Sod Farms.
Started in 1928 by Louis DeLea, Delea Sod Farm services a wide variety of professional, municipal, commercial, residential clients and is capable of expediting projects both large and small. Through quality control, technological advances, equipment upgrades, and the most knowledgeable, service-oriented staff in the industry, DeLea Sod provides the absolute best in full-scale sod solutions.
Sunset Green Home’s pool builder, Tortorella Group, has just completed internal testing and is now recommending a minimal chlorine solution that marries UV Ozone germicidal technology with salt water chlorine generation. Sunset Green Home will use DEL Ozone’s Solar Eclipse Ozone + UV sanitation system in concert with DEL Ozone’s Mixing Degas Vessel for use with the pool’s automatic safety cover.
DEL Ozone is an innovative industry-leading technology company that provides the sanitizing power of ozone for commercial & residential pools/spas, food processing and packaging plants, zoos & aquariums, and other industrial facilities. Five years after its founding in 1975, DEL began shipping ozone systems for Advanced Sanitation Solutions. Since then, it has accumulated an enviable track record of innovation and leadership in its industry, both as a technology leader and antimicrobial regulatory educator. DEL Ozone provides a critical service by offering affordable, safe, and sustainable solutions for effective sanitation systems. Our ozone generators and systems replace or reduce the need for chemicals in a variety of applications where clean is critical. Ozone is nature's most powerful and useful disinfectant, and it cleans without producing dangerous byproducts. Visit www.delozone.com or call 1-800-676-1335 to learn more about ozone.
DuraVent has supplied Sunset Green Home's DuraTech double wall all-fuel Class A chimney pipe to create a safe venting solution for Sunset Green Home's EPA qualified fireplace.
DuraVent is a recognized technological leader in the venting industry. Consistently the first to market with new innovations in venting systems, DuraVent has captured a leadership position in emerging markets. DuraVent has patents for several products and continues to design safe and technologically advanced venting.
Sunset Green Home has partnered with Duravit for the home's bathroom furniture and ceramics. Duravit's manufacturing focuses "on energy efficiency and careful use of resources." Aesthetically pleasing and distinctive, Duravit's fixtures feature water efficient and innovative sanitary design. Duravit bathroom furniture features wood from sustainably managed forests and energy-efficient LED lighting.
Sunset Green Home will feature ELAN g! home automation, which will control the project's lighting, audio/video, HVAC, security and other functions.
The ELAN g! Entertainment and Control System puts today’s homeowners in control of entertainment, security, climate, lighting and more—with our elegant dedicated devices or from any location with their favorite Apple® or Android® mobile tablet or phone. We’ve designed it to be the easiest and most user-friendly control system around, and the easiest to install and configure. Your world, made simple. Visit www.ELANhomesystems.com to learn more. ELAN, from Core Brands, www.corebrands.com.
Sunset Green Home will use Eldorado Stone's Nantucket Stacked Stone and coordinating caps on the project's retaining and landscaping walls. Eldorado Stone's newly released Mezzaluna Artisan Fire Bowl will be featured on the home's exterior deck.
Eldorado Stone, LLC is the manufacturer of the world’s most realistic architectural stone veneer. Headquartered in San Marcos, California, Eldorado Stone currently operates manufacturing facilities in several states with regional distribution centers across the U.S. For more information and to view a gallery of beautiful installations, visit www.eldoradostone.com or call 1‑800-925-1491 for a free catalog. Follow Eldorado Stone on Facebook at facebook.com/eldoradostone and on Twitter @EldoradoStone.
EmPower Solar will install Sunset Green Home's solar photovoltaic system on the standing seam metal pool house roof. Utilizing SunPower panels will allow Sunset Green Home to maximize its solar production per square foot of roof space.
EmPower Solar is a premier solar design, engineering, installation, and contracting company serving commercial, non-profit, and residential clients. The company works across Nassau, Suffolk , New York City and Westchester. To date, they have installed over 850 solar systems. The company has also consulted on many solar and alternative fuel infrastructure projects throughout the country, including solar powered hydrogen fueling systems and electric vehicle charging infrastructure. EmPower Solar was named the Top Rooftop Solar Contractor by Solar Power World in 2014 and has also been given awards by Nassau County, LIPA, Long Island Business News, SunPower, Vision Long Island, and the Island Park Chamber of Commerce.
Sunset Green Home will use EZ-FLO's automatic fertilizing system with Micro-Dosing technology to apply organic fertilizers and compost teas to the lawn, ornamental plantings and vegetable garden.
EZ-FLO is a world leader in injection equipment for the horticultural industry. EZ-FLO has a 20 year history of unsurpassed quality, reliability and ease of use which has set EZ-FLO apart from many competing technologies.
Sunset Green Home will use Feiss decorative lighting throughout the home, including several new Feiss brand LED fixtures.
For 60 years, Feiss has offered a full line of high-quality interior and exterior residential lighting. It delivers a fresh, heightened design approach to carefully crafted products across a wide variety of aesthetics to help achieve your style vision. With 170-plus new LED products, Feiss has raised the bar on integrated LED solutions for energy efficient and design conscious customers.
Flanders Heating & Air Conditioning will install Sunset Green Home’s Mitsubishi Electric heating and air conditioning system and Zehnder ERV, as well as the project’s other local ventilation systems (garage fan, kitchen range hood, pool house bath fan).
Flanders Heating & Air Conditioning is a customer focused heating and air-conditioning company that was originally started in 1954. Located in Flanders NY, the company specializes in designing, engineering, and installing complete comfort systems for residential and commercial applications. Flanders is experienced with the stringent requirements of LEED for Homes and other highly energy-efficient projects.
Fox Land Surveying has been involved in the Sunset Green Home project since its inception. David Fox and his team produced Sunset Green Home’s initial survey, depicting the physical features of the site and demarcating Sunset Green Home’s property lines. Fox has played an integral role in generating the documents needed for Sunset Green Home to obtain sanitary system, environmental and building permits, and plays an ongoing role in revising those documents as project conditions change.
Sunset Green Home will use Franke kitchen systems in the kitchen, pool house wet bar and laundry room to support the project's energy efficiency, water efficiency and durability goals, and for the aesthetic appeal of Franke's design.
Franke is the world's foremost kitchen sink manufacturer and renowned for a commitment to quality and an unmistakable flair for design, using the finest materials and state-of-the-art production technology. By adopting a policy of investment in innovation and technology, Franke has established its position as the largest stainless steel kitchen sink manufacturer in the world and a leading name in kitchen faucets, hot and cold water filtration, undermount sinks and waste disposers. The Franke Group understands and actively manages its responsibilities as well as the opportunities contributing to a sustainable development. The company is committed to achieving a harmonious balance between business, environmental and social goals.
Sunset Green Home will use Grace Ice & Water Shield underlayment for the main house roof and its high temperature counterpart, Grace Ice & Water Shield HT under the standing seam pool house roof and main house accent roofs.
Grace introduced the first fully-adhered roofing underlayment, Grace Ice and Water Shield®, 35 years ago. It is the brand that roofing contractors and architects use and specify on projects around the world. Since the introduction of Ice & Water Shied®, Grace has developed a complete portfolio of roofing underlayments to fit the specific design, climate, and application requirements of individual roofs.
Sunset Green Home will feature Häfele products – including Loox LED lighting, kitchen storage solutions, decorative hardware, closet accessories and garage storage systems – throughout the home.
Häfele America Co. is a distribution organization providing products and services to the Furniture and Cabinet, Architectural/Builders and Access Control industries. Established in 1923, Häfele has grown from a local hardware business to a global company known for its quality, an extensive product line and global sourcing and logistics. Häfele is committed to reduce the impact of its organization through implementing environmentally friendly measures which go beyond legislative requirements.
Sunset Green Home will feature sheathing and subflooring products from Huber Engineered Woods LLC, and will earn credit for Regional Materials.
Huber Engineered Woods LLC continually strives to create innovative products that suit their customers’ needs. Each one delivers outstanding performance, easy installation and greater strength in single family, multifamily and light commercial projects. Huber’s ZIP System® Roof and Wall Sheathing are structural wood panels with built-in protective barriers, eliminating the need for building wrap or felt and providing a continuous rigid moisture and air barrier that optimizes energy efficiency. Additionally, Huber’s AdvanTech® Subflooring product is proven to achieve a superior combination of strength and moisture resistance — for subflooring that won’t swell, cup, delaminate or bounce even under the toughest conditions. To learn more, visit www.huberwood.com
Sunset Green Home's sustainable landscape will feature WaterSense labeled irrigation controllers, sensors and components by Hunter Industries, which will integrate with the home's Elan home automation system and allow the project to earn points toward LEED certification in the Water Efficiency credit category.
Hunter is committed to manufacturing top quality products that use only the water and energy needed to get the job done efficiently. Beyond products, Hunter's infrastructure as a corporation is built to minimize resource use as well. From LEED certified factories and facilities, to extensive material waste reduction efforts, every aspect of Hunter's business was developed to use as little resource as possible. Moving forward Hunter's promise to its customers and community remains the same: In every endeavor, Hunter Industries will strive to employ business practices that use natural resources as efficiently as possible.
JP Hunter Co. Inc. Roofing will install Sunset Green Home's cedar shingle roofing and siding. Hunter has extensive experience with Anbrook Industries Ltd. taper sawn Western Red Cedar shingles and is also providing sponsorship of the installation of Sunset Green Home's Ventgrid roofing underlayment and of Sunset Green Home's aerial photography.
Sunset Green Home has selected double hung, awning and casement Integrity® Wood-Ultrex windows from Marvin, and coordinated Integrity® French doors for their durability in a coastal application and their aesthetic appeal.
Integrity® from Marvin Windows and Doors are made from Ultrex® pultruded fiberglass, quite possibly the perfect building material for windows and doors because it is stronger and more durable than vinyl. Integrity windows, introduced in 1994, were pioneered by Marvin as the first fiberglass window and has led the category ever since with a commitment to a product that is tough, strong, long lasting and worry-free.
Sunset Green Home has partnered with Kravet to provide furniture and fabrics throughout the home. With plant based foam and recycled content, Kravet's furniture is a sustainable choice. And Sunset Green Home has selected fabrics with the sustainable properties of durability, natural fibers, and recycled content as well.
Kravet Inc., established in 1918, is the industry leader in the to-the-trade home furnishings. This fifth generation family business distributes fabrics, furniture, wall coverings, trimmings, carpets and accessories. The family's commitment to innovation has helped the company transform from a small fabric house to a global leader, representing brands and designers from all over the world. Kravet Inc. owns Kravet, Lee Jofa, Groundworks, GP & J Baker and Brunschwig & Fils, all high-end fabric houses that specialize in style, luxury and exceptional design. With locations in North America and worldwide, Kravet Inc. offers the highest level of customer service, quality products and web technology for today's design professional. For further brand information, please refer to www.kravet.com.
Sunset Green Home is using Western Red Cedar side wall shingles from Liberty Cedar.
Since 1990, Liberty Cedar has been a leader in providing top quality exterior wood products such as western red cedar, Alaska yellow cedar, redwood, cypress, mahogany, Douglas fir and hardwoods. The company offers many alternatives when choosing quality wood roofing, siding, trim and decking and provides stock and custom milled products to many historical restoration projects as well as fine homes throughout New England and along the Eastern Seaboard.
Sunset Green Home is using LiftMaster garage door openers with advanced security features and battery backup to control the home's garage doors.
LiftMaster is the number one brand of professionally installed residential garage door openers, as well as a major manufacturer of commercial door operators, residential and commercial gate operators, telephone entry systems and related access control products. Driven by the access and security needs of the marketplace, LiftMaster’s expansive line of state-of-the-art residential and commercial products are designed to fit any lifestyle or application, providing the latest technology and innovations in safety, security and convenience. For inquiries on LiftMaster products please visit LiftMaster.com.
Sunset Green Home will feature lighting and controls by Lutron throughout the home.
Founded in 1961, Lutron Electronics is headquartered in Coopersburg, Pennsylvania, in the heart of the Lehigh Valley. From dimmers for the home, to lighting management systems for entire buildings, the company offers more than 15,000 energy-saving products, sold in more than 100 countries around the world. In the US alone, Lutron products save an estimated 10 billion kWh of electricity, or approximately $1 billion in utility costs per year. The company’s early inventions— including the first solid-state dimmer invented by Lutron’s founder, Joel Spira—are now at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington, DC. For more information, visit Lutron Electronics (www.lutron.com).
Sunset Green Home will use Mitsubishi Electric's Hyper Heat systems for both cooling and heating. The system offers individualized comfort control, superior energy efficiency, and allergen control filtration.
A U.S. subsidiary of Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc., Mitsubishi Electric is a leading marketer of variable refrigerant flow (VRF) zoning and ductless air-conditioning systems for both commercial and residential installations. VRF systems, which are highly efficient and can dramatically cut energy costs, are one of the fastest growing segments of the American air-conditioning and heating market.
Sunset Green Home will use moisture resistant MDF beadboard paneling from Nantucket BeadBoard throughout the project, including in the living room, mud room, bedrooms and bathrooms. Its recycled content and other features enable the product to contribute to Sunset Green Home's LEED credits for Environmentally Preferable Products.
Nantucket BeadBoard is the leader in beadboard manufacture. The company's unique state-of-the-art milling equipment has been a hallmark of its production since the company was formed in 1998. Nantucket BeardBoard products range from the classic V-Bead to the modern Channel Bead. Over time, new sheet and shiplap strip materials were introduced, such as the moisture resistant substrates MRI™ and MRX™, ideal for bathrooms and basements. The company is actively concerned about the environment, and offers a number of environmentally friendly products (EFPs) as well. Visit Nantucket BeadBoard at www.beadboard.com.
Sunset Green Home will feature naturally hypoallergenic and chemical-free mattresses from Natura.
Natura scours the world to find materials that fit the company's high standards of product quality and materials, such as the finest wool from New Zealand, rich, organic and temperature neutral; natural fibers woven for the fabrics used on its products; and premium latex, naturally derived from selected countries with sustainable and renewable programs. For more information, visit www.naturaworld.com.
New Castle Building Products is the distributor of Sunset Green Home’s ATAS aluminum standing seam roofing. New Castle worked closely with Sunset Green Home’s team to ensure that the roofing panels and all of the accessories and other parts were ordered and delivered error-free and in a timely fashion.
Founded in 202, New Castle Building Products is dedicated in its mission to build relationships among professional contractors, commercial and residential property owners, manufacturers and distributors in order to create a professional, informative and friendly marketplace for supplying building materials for projects of all sizes.
Sunset Green Home will include several performance fabrics from Phifer Incorporated including its robust 18x14 insect screening, SheerWeave sun control fabrics and Phifertex brand indoor/outdoor furniture fabrics for their exceptional performance in meeting our sustainable goals.
Phifer’s vision is to bring a better standard of living to its community, advances in technology to its industry and innovative products to its customers. With an emphasis on energy conservation and environmental responsibility, Phifer became the global leader in high performance fabrics for a broad range of consumer and commercial markets including insect screening, solar control fabrics and indoor/outdoor furniture fabrics. A U.S. manufacturer, Phifer is committed to reducing its environmental impact from raw materials, manufacturing processes and finished products. Phifer leads in environmental stewardship in both processing and product performance. Visit www.phifer.com for more information.
Sunset Green Home is using QuickDrain USA's linear drain as part of a curbless shower in a bathroom designed for accessibility.
QuickDrain USA is a premier manufacturer of stainless steel, low profile channel drain systems for showers and wet areas. The company is providing drain solutions to high-end hotel chains, large metropolitan hospitals and everyday homeowners who are looking for a universal drain system with beauty, function and affordability rolled into one easy-to-install product. All of the company’s products are designed to meet Uniform Plumbing Code and International Plumbing Code standards and approvals.
More than a drain...a solution! For more information on QuickDrain USA, America’s leader in channel drains call toll-free 866-998-6685 or visit www.quickdrainusa.com.
Sunset Green Home will use Ultra Series tankless water heaters from Rinnai in both the main house and the pool house. With industry-leading energy performance, the Ultra Series features a condensing design with two heat exchangers to maximize heating value to enhance reliability and durability and reduce maintenance.
Thanks to superior design and engineering, Rinnai home and water heating products continually raise the standard in comfort, convenience and reliability. Rinnai Tankless Water Heaters are the #1 selling tankless water heating brand in the North America.
Samsung laundry machines, including the innovative top load washer with Activewash technology, will be featured throughout the Sunset Green Home project.
Samsung washers use less water and detergent to wash, while Samsung dryers self-adjust the drying time. Samsung top load washers feature large capacity, innovative design and powerful cleaning technology allowing you to wash more laundry in a single load, saving you time and effort. Samsung front load washers clean and freshen your laundry more quickly, quietly and gently. Designed with innovative cleaning technology that deeply cleans even the biggest loads of laundry. For more information, visit http://www.samsung.com/us/homeappliances/#laundry
Sea Gull Lighting fixtures are in the master bathroom, closets, mechanical room, basement and pool house loft of the Sunset Green Home project.
Sea Gull Lighting Products, LLC is a leading manufacturer and supplier of decorative and functional lighting for residential, commercial and architectural applications. The company provides more than 3,500 product designs spanning 15 categories to a multi-national network of electrical distributors, lighting showrooms and various niche markets. A two-time recipient of ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year honors and a three-time winner of the ENERGY STAR® Sustained Excellence Award, the company offers the industry's most expansive line of energy efficient products, which includes more than 800 ENERGY STAR®-qualified lighting fixtures (compromising of fluorescent and LED) and ceiling fans. To view products, visit www.SeaGullLighting.com.
Sunset Green Home will feature window treatments from The Shade Store throughout the home. Solar shading will provide protection from solar heat gain, while blackout shades will provide privacy for the bedrooms. Decorative roman shades, draperies and valances will be used to complement the home's sustainable interiors.
The Shade Store is a family-run, custom window treatments company with a rich heritage in luxury textiles and interior design. The company is changing the way people shop for treatments by granting unprecedented access to its workrooms—the finest in the USA. For more information visit www.theshadestore.com
Sunset Green Home will feature exterior and interior paint from Sherwin-Williams, including VinylSafe Color Technology and Harmony zero VOC product lines.
For nearly 150 years, Sherwin-Williams has been an industry leader in the development of technologically advanced paint and coatings. As the nation’s largest specialty retailer of paint and painting supplies, Sherwin-Williams is dedicated to supporting both do-it-yourselfers and painting professionals with exceptional and exclusive products, resources to make confident color selections and expert, personalized service at its more than 4,000 neighborhood stores across North America. For more information, visit sherwin-williams.com.
Sunset Green Home replaces a house that was made uninhabitable by Hurricane Sandy. Our team is dedicated to building a durable structure that will withstand hurricane force winds in the future. We have selected Hurricane Ties from Simpson Strong-Tie® as a critical component for the project’s durability.
Simpson Strong-Tie® hurricane ties provide a positive connection between truss/rafter and the wall of the structure to resist wind and seismic forces. New additions to the line provide even more options.
Sunset Green Home will feature in-ceiling and exterior audio speakers by SpeakerCraft.
The choice of custom installers for its bold performance, SpeakerCraft combines premier audio with designer aesthetics to fill the home with music and audio enjoyment inside and out. For 2015, the new AIM Series 2 speaker line takes the legendary SpeakerCraft performance to an entirely new level while our new multi-room audio controller integrates multi-room audio with home theater control while providing access to streamed services. Visit www.SpeakerCraft.com to learn more. SpeakerCraft, from Core Brands, www.corebrands.com.
Speonk Lumber has been working with Sunset Green Home on budgeting and product selection since the project's start. Sunset Green Home is using lumber from Speonk Lumber. In addition, Speonk Lumber is coordinating Sunset Green Home's ordering and delivery from many of the project's sponsors, including Huber Engineered Woods, Boral TruExterior trim and TruStile doors. Speonk Lumber is an invaluable partner in the Sunset Green Home project.
Speonk Lumber is a family-owned, full service supplier of lumber and building products, serving Long Island since 1946 with quality materials, competitive prices and customer service that’s second to none.
Sunset Green Home's Proteak supplier, ECO Supply Center, has partnered with Sterritt Lumber to deliver Proteak FSC certified teak decking to the project site.
Since 1841, F.D. Sterritt Lumber has been serving the evolving building materials needs of New England. From its humble beginnings serving industrial manufacturers at its Cambridge, Massachusetts location, Sterritt Lumber has since developed the versatility to satisfy a wide range of customers from homeowners to large commercial contractors, and everyone in between. Now in its 3rd generation of Mackin family ownership, Sterritt is poised for the future while at the same time embracing the ideals that spawned its rich tradition and success: quality products, unmatched service, and a deep commitment to our environment.
Sunset Green Home's audio and home theater experience will be enhanced by the inclusion of Sunfire audio products in the project.
The foremost name in high powered entertainment audio systems, Sunfire delivers world class performance to the discriminating audience. Sunfire develops the smallest and most powerful speakers, subwoofers and amplifiers in the world, combining unconventional thinking with precision engineering to create innovative theater products that deliver exceptional performance. Visit www.Sunfire.com to learn more. ELAN, from Core Brands, www.corebrands.com.
Sunset Green Home will use Tech Lighting’s ELEMENT LED recessed downlights throughout the home’s interior, including in bedrooms, living spaces and bathrooms.
Tech Lighting offers decorative and architectural lighting brands including Tech Lighting and ELEMENT by Tech Lighting. Known for its sophisticated, modern designs combined with the latest advancements in lighting technology and expert craftsmanship, the company offers a wide variety of product categories such as general illumination with its GATICA line, specification-grade downlights, low-voltage and line-voltage heads and pendants, wall sconces, ceiling fixtures, flush mounts, suspension pieces, bath bars, and LED undercabinet, display and cove lighting with its Unilume line. Tech Lighting has been a premier choice of architects, specifiers, lighting designers, interior designers and homeowners since 1988. Tech Lighting’s products can be found in lighting retailers and through sales representatives across North America. For detailed product information, visit www.techlighting.com or www.element-lighting.com
Sunset Green Home will feature exterior decorative LED lighting from TEKA Illumination.
TEKA Illumination inspires the imagination with exceptional elemental designs made of enduring metals surrounding the latest BKSSL technology. Each luminaire is crafted from natural elements such as copper, brass and bronze to resist environmental corrosion and physical abuse. These natural elements attribute to their sustainability from the mildest to the harshest climate conditions in any part of the world. TEKA Illumination luminaires are a justifiable solution to virtually any architectural or landscape challenge.
Crafted from durable Marine Grade Polymer (with high recycled content) and recyclable aluminum components, outdoor furniture from Telescope Casual was a natural choice for Sunset Green Home. The project will feature Telescope Casual's dining furniture, poolside furniture and upholstered seating arrangements.
Made in USA – Since 1903. Telescope Casual has been producing quality, outdoor patio furniture in New York State for over a century. The product line includes wicker, aluminum, cast aluminum and resin furniture and feature the highest quality of any porch and patio furniture or accessories in the industry. Telescope is proud to have earned the reputation as having the best customer service, the fastest delivery and the best quality products in the industry. The Telescope Casual team is working every day to prove to the world that its reputation is well deserved. Telescope is supported by a vast network of knowledgeable specialty dealers.
Sunset Green Home has selected a suite of innovative Thermador products for the kitchen, including Thermador's ENERGY STAR freezer and refrigerator columns, and state-of-the-art Masterpiece series Freedom induction cooktop and Steam & Convection oven.
Thermador has been providing real innovations for real cooks for nearly 100 years. The iconic line of cooking, cleaning, refrigeration and ventilation products remains committed to empowering culinary enthusiasts to be their best through continuous innovation breakthroughs – from the world’s first wall ovens and gas cooktops with the patented Star® Burner to the Freedom® Induction Cooktop, the first full-surface induction appliance, and the Freedom® Collection, the first modular built-in fresh food, freezer and wine preservation columns. Thermador is part of BSH Home Appliances Corporation, a fully-owned subsidiary of Bosch and Siemens Home Appliance Group, the third largest appliance manufacturer in the world. For more information, visit www.thermador.com or follow us on Facebook and Twitter at www.facebook.com/thermador and @Thermador, respectively. For Thermador customer service, call 1-800-735-4328.
Sunset Green Home has selected Tortorella Group to build an energy efficient and durable swimming pool. Tortorella's track record in constructing waterfront pools that survived Hurricane Sandy played a strong role in our team's decision to select Tortorella Group.
The Tortorella Group is a family of companies founded and managed by leading Long Island entrepreneur and environmentalist John Tortorella. J. Tortorella Custom Gunite Pools, is the flagship in the family of companies, going beyond designing, building and servicing. Autochem provides bulk chemicals to our commercial clients all over Long Island and parts of New York City. J. Tortorella Heating & Gas is an east end propane distributor, as well as specialists in pool heater and gas (both propane and natural) installations. While each company’s offerings differ, they share a common goal: to provide customers superior products and the utmost in personal service. To learn more, visit us at www.tortorella.com.
Sunset Green Home will feature True Residential's 15" Clear Ice Machine, the only ENERGY STAR certified standalone ice maker available.
True Residential is a division of True Manufacturing Company. For 70 years True® has been an industry leader in commercial refrigeration. Now homeowners can experience that same quality with True Residential, an authentic commercial refrigeration line refined for the home. Handcrafted in the USA with the same meticulous attention to quality and detail industry professionals demand, the residential series includes award-winning wine cabinets, refrigerators, beverage centers, refrigerator drawers and beer dispensers. For more information about True Residential, call 888-616-8783 or visit www.true-residential.com.
Sunset Green Home will use TruStile's no added urea-formaldehyde (NAUF) doors for their aesthetic appeal, durability in a coastal setting and - most importantly - for their contribution to healthy indoor air quality. The project will earn credits in the Materials & Resources category for using TruStile's NAUF MDF doors.
Based in Denver, Colorado, TruStile® Doors is the nation’s leading manufacturer of premium architectural stile and rail MDF and Wood doors for residential and commercial applications. With a made‐to‐order manufacturing process, TruStile offers customers style, selection and design flexibility with more than 400 styles and 20 standard wood species as well as the ability to fulfill any custom design. TruStile's full‐line of interior and exterior doors can be individually tailored to reflect personal design taste, adding beauty and character to any project. TruStile provides the shortest lead times in the industry and limited lifetime product warranties.
The Sunset Green Home project will include Uponor's industry-leading AquaPEX® plumbing system coupled with Uponor's integrated AquaSAFE™ residential fire sprinkler system.
Uponor is a worldwide provider of PEX plumbing, radiant floor heating and cooling, and fire safety systems for the residential and commercial building markets. Uponor's solutions provide systems that conserve energy and water, reduce heating costs, protect the environment and recycle leftover energy. To learn more, visit www.uponor-usa.com.
Sunset Green Home will feature master bedroom furniture from Vanguard Furniture, including the Anderkit bed and Hartley lamp tables.
Aware of the growing need to guard the planet, Vanguard Furniture is taking a leading position in the industry in developing environmentally-conscious furnishings. Sustainability is more than a program; Vanguard sees it as a way of life. Working in all areas of the enterprise, from suppliers to our manufacturing process, Vanguard emphasizes reducing waste and using sustainable elements. Visit www.VanguardFurniture.com.
Sunset Green Home has selected Ventgrid12™ as a drainage plane and air gap between the home's natural Western Red Cedar roof shingles and the ZIP System sheathing that creates the home's airtight shell. Ventgrid will contribute to a longer roof life and lower likelihood of roof leaks and degradation of the shingles and/or sheathing.
Ventgrid contains over 90% recycled plastic. An HDPE product, Ventgrid is the most recycling-friendly plastic as it can be reused over and over again with very little new material needed to maintain its performance. It is the ultimate ventilation layer that will extend the life span and performance of various building construction assemblies through effective moisture management and superior ventilation.
Wales-Darby, Inc. has partnered with Uponor and Westhampton Plumbing & Heating Supply Corp. to provide Sunset Green Home’s PEX plumbing and AquaSAFE residential fire safety system, including training and oversight of AquaSAFE installation.
For over 40 years Wales-Darby, Inc. has been dedicated to providing the highest caliber of sales, engineering, customer service and training to the HVAC and Plumbing industries. Founded by Richard Darby, family-owned Wales-Darby has grown to be a leading Manufacturer’s Representative serving the Long Island / NYC Metro / Downstate NY and Northern NJ area. The company offers complete system engineering, application and design assistance; full marketing support and a premier education program that reaches all segments of their market.
Sunset Green Home has selected FSC certified Cumaru decking from WalkGreen™.
Exotic hardwoods are regarded as one of the best alternatives to chemically treated and composite decking. The Walk Green™ brand, a division of The Magellan Group, Ltd, provides only 100% FSC® Certified South American hardwoods. Walk Green™ maintains a philosophy of stewardship, product quality and client satisfaction by preserving forest ecology and forest-dependent communities while supporting responsible and legal forestry. Walk Green™ remains competitively priced by holding the largest inventory of FSC® Exotic Hardwood Decking and Rainscreen in North America.
Westhampton Plumbing & Heating Supply Corp. has partnered with Uponor and Wales-Darby, Inc. to provide the materials and components for Sunset Green Home’s PEX plumbing and AquaSAFE residential fire safety system.
Sunset Green Home will install prefinished Woodwrights Wide Plank flooring throughout the house.
Available in board lengths that far exceed those of other manufacturers, Woodwrights prefinished flooring allows Sunset Green Home to have the look and feel of traditionally laid wide plank flooring without the hassle of VOCs or any time delays brought on by waiting for the floor to dry. With engineered, reclaimed, prefinished and other options, Woodwrights offers only the highest quality, rigorously inspected and lovingly crafted floors and when it comes to customer care, the company's TotalFocus program assures clients an outstanding experience no other company can offer.
Sunset Green Home will use Xantech A/V controls and components.
The number one brand in IR, Xantech delivers residential and commercial audio, video and control products and systems, many of which have become de-facto industry standards. Xantech’s IR products are specified into more audio/video installations than any competitive brand. You turn it on, we make it work. Visit www.Xantech.com to learn more. Xantech, from Core Brands, www.corebrands.com.
Sunset Green Home has selected Zehnder’s Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV) System for its whole-house mechanical ventilation system. Today’s buildings have become increasingly tighter and more insulated due to building codes and energy-efficiency awareness. Without a proper ventilation strategy, tight, energy-efficient construction risks mold, mildew and indoor air quality issues. Incorporating Zehnder’s ERV, will ensure the energy-efficient Sunset Green Home has a continuous supply of fresh filtered air, a comfortable indoor environment and a reduction of heating and cooling loads.
Zehnder America, Inc. is the leader in high-efficiency Heat Recovery Ventilators (HRV) and Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV) in North America. For all high-performance homes, Zehnder's technical team will help with the designing of the Zehnder ventilation system to ensure optimal indoor air quality and comfortable living. Zehnder America is a division of the Zehnder Group, which has 3200 employees worldwide and specializes in advanced heating, cooling, and ventilation solutions. The Zehnder Group has been in business since 1895. To learn more, please visit ZehnderAmerica.com.
Sunset Green Home will use Zip System sheathing on the roof and walls to achieve a weather-tight seal. Because our ZIP panels are harvested and manufactured within 500 miles of the project site, Sunset Green Home will earn LEED credit for Regional Materials.
ZIP System® sheathing and tape is an innovative structural roof and wall system with an integrated water resistant and air barrier, that streamlines the weatherization process and transforms it with a simple two-step installation. Just put up the panels and tape the seams. You want a third step? Repeat. It’s so easy it turns taping into a one-man job; and so fast, it installs 40% quicker than traditional OSB and house wrap. To learn more, visit www.zipsystem.com
Sunset Green Home will use Zodiac Pool Systems' Jandy brand's Hi-E2 pool heater and other Jandy products. The Hi-E2 heater boasts an industry leading 95% efficiency rating. No other gas pool heater comes close! The Hi-E2 outperforms any other gas heater, reducing operating costs by 30% or more.
Zodiac is a leading global manufacturer of differentiated pool and spa products. With a rich heritage of innovation excellence, Zodiac develops some of the world's leading products that afford customers a better life. Whether through best-in-class products, or through an industry-leading dealer loyalty program, Zodiac is the provider of choice for millions of people worldwide.