Shepherd Street, Durham

Designed by Alicia Ravetto Architect, PA and Paul Konove of Carolina Country Builders

Size/Scope:  renovated 977.5 heated SF: 1st floor bathroom, den, dining room, kitchen; improved basement


  • ‘Aging in place’ design incorporated accessible shower/bathroom on first floor and upgrade of den to allow for easy conversion to first floor accessible bedroom in future
  • General air sealing and duct work sealing where possible in attic and basement/crawl
  • Bamboo flooring product used in kitchen and dining
  • ‘green’ cabinetry – plywood boxes and sustainable wood used
  • Low voc interior paints
  • Recycled aluminum tile range backsplash
  • LED lighting
  • New insulation where possible

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