Clear Open Space under them, super-insulation within them and a solar laminated roof above them.
A New Solar Roof takes on the appearance of a standing seam metal roof.
New walls encasing the existing open stud walls, preserve the look and character of the Hall, while
providing a sound vapor barrier and insulation.
The Solar Roof uses reverse metering to the electric utility and powers electric heat pumps to keep the facility heated to a constant 50 degrees in the winter. The existing furnace then bumps the temperature up for events.
Rendering of the Interior of the Great Hall with a new raised roof.
We've basically built a thermos over the existing space, preserving the character of the open stud wood interior.