Healthy Buildings

Hillhouse's healthy building approach brings together the most creative ideas and products to create sustainable and invigorating work environments.

Indoor Air Quality

Indoor Air Quality

Creating spaces that circulate air free from harmful emissions to foster the right mindset for innovation and creativity
Daylight Harvesting

Daylight Harvesting

Helping the sun illuminate the workspace, saving on energy, and enhancing people’s sense of connection to the outdoors
Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency

Designing buildings that reduce power consumption to help lower costs and shift sourcing to more sustainable energy production
Thermal Comfort

Thermal Comfort

Constructing stable, comfortable thermal environments to help employees maintain peak performance every day throughout all four seasons.
Eco Friendly

Eco-Friendly Building Materials

Using sustainable building materials to help preserve the natural environment, reduce waste, and create healthier workplaces
Water & Waste Management

Water & Waste Management

Employing advanced water-saving technologies and water recycling designs to reduce wastewater, lower costs, and protect the environment

Hillhouse Results

Hillhouse has delivered renovation and construction projects across numerous industries for clients with sustainable agendas.

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Structures Awards Best Green Project

ZNE Building Awarded Best Green Project at Structures Awards

We are pleased to announce the AP+I Design Inc. office headquarters project took home the ‘Best Green Project’ award at the recent Silicon Valley Business Journal Structures Awards!  This project is […]

zero net energy building, sunnyvale

Building Reuse, Building Vibrancy

Silicon Valley is littered with outdated concrete tilt up buildings that continue to go unoccupied because they are not functional nor attractive to today’s market. At Hillhouse, we see adaptive […]

Dominican sisters of mission san jose

Building Healthy Community at Mission San Jose

Set back in the Fremont foothills, a visit to the historic Mission San Jose District can take you back in time to another world. Founded in 1876, the Dominican Sisters […]

Drumbeat to a lupus cure 5k

2016 Drumbeat to a Lupus Cure 5K

  Hillhouse team members along with their friends and family were happy to walk and run this past weekend in support of the 22nd annual Drumbeat to a Lupus Cure 5K!  In […]

Avalon Bay office snapshots

Avalon Bay Featured in Office Snapshots

      Check out the San Jose corporate office of Avalon Bay Communities, at Santana Row, featured recently in Office Snapshots! Architect: IA Interior Architects See more photos and […]

Keeping Track

We are proud to help our clients prioritize sustainable agendas to create healthy buildings that benefit the environment and the community around us. These are the results:

Three Three Percent

Water Savings

Hillhouse projects achieve average domestic and landscape water savings well beyond conventional construction methods.

Nine One Percent

Landfill Diversion

Hillhouse's average recycle rate for each project drastically reduces the amount of building materials that end up in landfills.

Three Seven Percent

Energy Savings

Hillhouse's strategies reduce power consumption in all aspects of building performance to reduce carbon footprints and lower utility bills.

Three Four Percent

Recycled Content

Hillhouse selects materials that have high rates of recycled content for use in its construction projects to protect the environment.