Utilizing trombe walls with much success in Cincinnati

ChuckLohreBoulter House, Coveted Sustainability, Ecohouse, Suntuitive, Zumwalt Residence

Hi Chuck,

I’ve just moved out into an early 1900’s home in Mt Auburn and need to replace a bathroom with window. I’m curious if you have any experience with or knowledge of folks utilizing trombe walls with much success in Cincinnati’s relatively cloudy climate.

Peter Moorhouse


Hi Peter,

The best example of a trombe wall in Cincinnati, I’ve found, is the Zumwalt Residence.

Coveted Sustainability: An Art Show

ChuckLohreCoveted Sustainability

A local green advocate/educator presents his curated collection of everyday goods representing the conscience intersection of aesthetics, craft and engineering.

What is art? This question has long challenged philosophers and artists. Art in the invariable march of history is given significance and meaning through emotional reaction, through connection and through intention with the audience. Art is therefore relational. One must relate to the artist, the piece and the story behind it. This is what has sustained art throughout the ages.

Epiphany!™ Shower System to be on display at the “Coveted Sustainability” Art Show

ChuckLohreCoveted Sustainability, Epiphany!™ Shower System

From their Facebook page please “Like” it. “About Epiphanize- to be made aware of the exhilaration of conservation and functionality. Installs in 5 minutes. Automatically saves up to 40% of shower water. Description The Epiphany!™ Shower System is the first in class alternative to traditional low flow shower heads. Working as a system between the shower arm and your shower head, …

Getting Creative with Coveted Sustainability

ChuckLohreBuilding Value, City of Cincinnati, Coveted Sustainability

Get Inspired – Get Art

If you’re looking for some inspiration to get you started in your own coveted sustainability art installation, why not check out some of the work others are doing? Green Cincinnati will be putting on a “Coveted Sustainability” Art Show at the LEED Platinum Office in Over-the-Rhine Cincinnati from July 25th until August 29th. Sojourner Cycling will be featuring a wooden tandem bike ridden across country by a father and son team, and other installations will include anything from vintage IKEA furniture to candy wrapper handbags.

Coveted Sustainability

Coveted Sustainability Art Show

ChuckLohreCoveted Sustainability

“Coveted Sustainability” art show opening on Final Friday here at our LEED Platinum office in Over-The-Rhine Cincinnati. The show will run until Final Friday in August. We will be displaying the most famous bicycle in North America, a hand made walnut tandem bike ridden across the US by the father son team who built it