Presentation of Research Project

Please join Confluence Architecture, Habitat for Humanity and the Community Office for Resource Efficiency (CORE)

5:30pm – 7:00pm Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at the Third Street Center, Carbondale, Colorado for a presentation of a research project titled

“Dollars and Carbon: Effectiveness of Sustainable Construction Methods in the Roaring Fork Valley of Colorado.”


Confluence Architecture and Habitat for Humanity received a “Design Assistance Grant” from CORE to research the life-cycle and return on investment of energy efficiency construction upgrades to single-family homes in the Roaring Fork Valley climate.

Discover the most effective strategies for constructing affordable homes in the Roaring Fork Valley to minimize lifetime utility costs and carbon emissions.

Download paper here: (warning it is about 7 MB)   The Effectiveness of Sustainable Construction Methods


Confluence design – Marble Distilling Company – makes local news

We are excited to be overseeing the construction of the Marble Distilling Company, in Carbondale, CO.  (co-designed with Project Architect, Energy and Sustainable Design).  This great project just received some local press. Check out the story at Aspen Public Radio and Carbondale Chamber of Commerce. Check out the interior renderings by Confluence Architecture.

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