Custom built eco-friendly homes by Hanlon Design Build

Q Place, NW DC


Green Certified by the NAHB Research Center

We are proud to receive the the NAHB’s Certified Green certificate for this home.

An exquisite, eco-friendly 4 bedroom, 3.5 bath two-story totally renovated home in a quaint neighborhood minutes from Georgetown. The traditional exterior facade features a charming recycled brick entrance and porch, hand crafted cornice brackets, reclaimed wrought iron rails, and a serene, elevated rear patio in a peaceful, natural setting. The interior of the home is a pleasant surprise. The open floor plan, the upgraded casement windows throughout, and the sleek, custom kitchen and bath design give the interior a “cool” and contemporary vibe that belie the classic exterior of the home.

Eco- friendly features of this home include:

An Energy Star Qualified Home

An Energy Star Qualified Home

  • An Energy Star Qualified Home
  • Solaris architectural roofing that reflects solar energy
  • Icynene foam insulation in roofs and floors, Blown-in Spyder insulation in all exterior walls in lieu of conventional batt insulation. This upgraded insulation will provide the homeowner up to
  • 50% reduction in heating and cooling costs when compared to standard code compliant insulation.
  • A four- zoned hybrid (17 SEER heat pump and 95 percent furnace) Infinity system by Carrier. One of the preeminent forced air systems on the market today.
  • An ultra -high efficiency gas fired 75 gallon water heating system (energy factor greater than .56).
  • Energy Star appliances.
  • Energy Star plus windows and doors.
  • Energy Star ceiling fans and exhaust fans.
  • Low energy lighting to include Compact Florescent Lighting (CFLs) and Light Emitting Diodes (LED) lighting.
  • Recycled brick veneer.
  • Reclaimed wrought iron.
  • Water harvesting rain barrels.
  • Wood flooring is responsibly harvested and certified by Forest Stewardship council (FSC).
  • Low volatile organic compound (VOC) adhesives, sealants, and paints throughout (improved air quality).
  • Recycled glass doors.
  • Eco-friendly James Hardie Siding – Green and sustainable concrete reinforced material which out performs wood siding.
  • PVC exteriors: Window trim, sills, and columns (never rots or needs replaced).
  • Water permeable driveway and patio.
  • And much more!