villa vasconcellos

Walnut Creek, CA

Owner: Resources for Community Development

Owner’s Representative/Construction Manager: Armando Vasquez

Architect: Van Meter Williams Pollack

Type/Units: Senior Housing

Green Features

  • Solar hot water heating
  • Photovoltaic panels
  • Naturally lit corridors
  • Energy Star appliances
  • 80% of construction waste recycled
  • Recycled content carpet
  • Sunshades at south-facing windows
  • Native drought tolerant planting
  • Permeable concrete paving
  • Linoleum flooring in common areas
  • Stained concrete as finish floor
  • Bioswales for rainwater retention
  • Low VOC paint, caulking and adhesives
  • Urban infill project near public transportation and services

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