MAEDGE RESIDENCE- Construction has begun on this modern passive solar farm house located on a rural parcel in Loomis, CA. This design uses super insulated walls and special laminar metal roofing for year round natural comfort in the hot Sacramento Valley. The house will be heated and cooled by a high efficiency heat pump system powered by solar electricity. The exterior is clad in fireproof no maintenance materials. This economical house offers the maximum bang for the buck for high energy performance and aesthetics.