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SP0060 - Permaculture site in Suburban Harrisburg, PA, USA..

We have given this property a rating of 3 on our Sustainability Rating. This is based on the following answers to our questions. Please note that the answers are given by the owners and are not validated by us.

House Construction?
Wood frame with painted cedar siding.

Roof-construction:?
Shingles, lifetime warranty.

House Insulation?
Cellulose.

Roof insulation?
Cellulose.

Window-construction:?
Wood and PVC.

Window-glazing:?
Single glazed.

Window-shutters:?
No.

Heating House?
Fuel oil (steam radiators); fireplace insert (Harman pellet stove).

Heating Water?
Fuel oil.

Cooking method?
Electric.

Electricity?
Mains/Public.

Water?
Mains/public

Food-production?
Apples, peaches, pears, cherries, currants, elderberries, pawpaws, crabapples, raspberries, blackberries; asparagus, rhubarb, walking onions, perennial leeks; herb spiral; herbs (motherwort, stinging nettle, boneset, St. John's wort, comfrey, mugwort, culinary herbs); bayberry, hazelnuts, sassafras, maples, etc.

Income-Possibilities?
Fruits & preserves, herbal preparations, salves, vegetables..

Owners opinion on sustainable features?
Three rain barrels diverting 100% of roof water to swale in garden. Potential for solar on roof.



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