Siesta Key Zen

Siesta Key Zen Waterfront

MyGreenBuildings recently completed the highest-rated green home in the State of Florida. We performed a substantial rebuild of an original Rutenberg Ranch design, based on plans created by Osborn Sharp Architects (designers of the famed Florida House). This Asian-influenced green design incorporates a large overhanging roof, providing shade to the home, and a second-story living-quarters addition, featuring the creative use of natural-light wells. The new floor plan includes a great room that opens out to large terraces through 20-foot-wide folding-door openings. The front entrance features an over-the-water path and waterfall.

A Sarasota green-building company did not set out to build the greenest house in the state when it was hired by a Siesta Key woman for an extensive remodeling project. It just worked out that way. Read Full Article >>

  • Before - Kitchen and Family Room
    Before - Kitchen and Family Room
  • After - Kitchen and Family Room
    After - Kitchen and Family Room
  • Kitchen

    walk-in pantry and service entrance into the dining room

  • Before - Rear pool area
    Before - Rear pool area
  • After - Rear pool area
    After - Rear pool area
  • Outdoor dining
    Outdoor dining

    wrap-around terrace and pool area

  • Before - Garage entry
    Before - Garage entry
  • After - Garage Entry
    After - Garage Entry
  • Architectural entry
    Architectural entry
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