High Performance Building
Hammer & Hand harnesses 21st century building science to achieve revolutionary gains in comfort, indoor air quality, and energy performance. Recent advances in the physics-based understanding of how buildings function enable Hammer & Hand to use existing technologies and materials in optimized designs that transform building performance.
The Passive House (aka "Passivhaus") building energy standard stands at the forefront of these developments, and Hammer & Hand has become a nationally-recognized leader in Passive House construction and consulting.
From Passive House new homes and commercial construction to high performance green remodeling and home energy retrofits, Hammer & Hand brings certified building science expertise to both its residential and commercial projects in Portland and Seattle and its consulting engagements throughout North America.