Walk through the front door of PNC SmartHome Cleveland, and you step into a new era of green building.
Funny thing is, it looks pretty much like any other new house.
SmartHome Cleveland is Northeast Ohio’s first passive house, a super-efficient structure designed to dramatically lower energy use. It was built on the grounds of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History to serve as a temporary exhibit, but eventually it will be moved to a residential lot elsewhere in the city’s University Circle neighborhood and sold as
The house opened for public tours this week and will remain open through Oct. 1.
The purpose of SmartHome Cleveland is to educate people about cutting-edge building technology and inspire ………..