The Alameda Addition made use of a strategy where the majority of the existing house and structure were left intact, building over the existing structure. This reduced landfill waste and in instances reduced the need for new structure while expanding the house.
The San Jose Residence makes use of extensive Solar Panels for Electricity.
The Oakland Hills Project uses sustainably harvested materials throughout. The structural plywood sheathing, and Redwood structure and Decking are certified sustainable.
He can assist in the selection of materials sensitive to the environment and specify design methods that can increase energy efficeincy. He has completed numerous projects that have met and surpassed the green point rating requirements for municipalities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.