A reflecting pool not only collects rainwater, but it adds to the look of Team California’s home. Small porch areas on each end create additional outdoor seating space.
Daylight from clerestory windows and sliding doors brightens the interiors of the Refract House.
This lighting pendant was made from straw by Bay Area artist Dave Meeker.
Lucid Design Group’s Building Dashboard displays the energy production and consumption of the home. The product integrates with a larger monitoring system designed with the help of former Santa Clara students who formed their own energy company, Valence Energy, after the 2007 Solar Decathlon.