Delta Commons at Benning Road

The existing buildings exemplify the standard housing stock present throughout DC. Through the vision of THC Affordable Housing and its development team, it became evident that this site was an opportunity to push the perception of green re-development and sustainable building practices. The team decided to pursue Passive House (PH) certification, the most stringent energy standard for buildings in the world.

At its basic level, the project involves (3) three-story apartment houses and totals 36 dwelling units, the renovations include new electrical distribution and lighting, fire detection and alarm, upgraded kitchens with new appliances, updated, water efficient bathrooms and finishes,

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