Spain-Smith Residence
Philadelphia, PA

 
 
 
 

PROJECT DESCRIPTION
9,000 SF Residence in Society Hill section of Philadelphia for prominent couple. Residence is complete with three (3) car garage, gourmet kitchen, grand foyer, living room and home theater on the lower floor. Upper floor consists of master bedroom suite, exercise room and den. Enclosed garden ornaments the front of the house.

MECHANICAL SYSTEMS
Two (2) Air Handling Units. Unit #1 located in the basement supplies air to the first floor plan and basement with 5 zones. Unit #2 located in the attic supplies air to its upper with 4 zones.
Two (2) 6-ton DX condensing units located on the roof will provide cooling to air handling units.
Two (2) gas-fired water boilers will provide heating capacity.
Electric radiant heat under tile in master bathroom and bedroom for comfort.
Electric humidifier located in the basement maintains building humidity to 30% RH during winter months.

ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS
400-amp, 120/240-volt 1 phase service from PECO run underground to basement.
Local lighting and receptacle panels located on each floor.
Convenience receptacles throughout per NEC and furniture and equipment layout. Decorative and accent lighting throughout primarily using Par 20 and 30 lamps. Landscape lighting in garden. T8 fluorescent Utility lighting. Local dimming controls.
Smoke detectors in all bedrooms, on each floor of house and in garage. Carbon monoxide detection in laundry room.
Cable TV and telephone wiring distributed throughout.

PLUMBING SYSTEMS
1 1/4" domestic water service with backflow preventer.
4" sanitary service connection.
6" storm service will collect downspouts around the building.
Service from 2" low pressure gas main for water heater, boilers and kitchen equipment.

2773 Philmont Avenue • Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006 • (215) 947-4562 (ph) • (215) 947-6014 (fx) • Email E&M
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