- Planning and Design
- Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing
- Choosing wood stoves
- Slab on grade
- Slab floor
- Resilient home design
- Off-grid heating systems
- Passive heating
- Passive solar heating
- Air heated floors
- Resilient design
- Solar heating
What is the best way to do a radiant floor in an off grid house?
Posted by Julien Comtois Oct. 2, 2021, 11:21 a.m. Heating and cooling 5 Responses
Is there an update on your demo house solar air heater?
Posted by dean c Oct. 24, 2020, 2 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses
What infloor radiant heating would you use in a corewood home design?
Posted by John Yoho Feb. 6, 2020, 10:59 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What flooring options work with a passive solar design?
Posted by Christopher Dunn Feb. 23, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Passive solar home design 1 Responses
Is hydronic slab heat appropriate in a super insulated home?
Posted by Andrew Wright Feb. 3, 2021, 3:26 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses
Can a solar thermal air system be coupled to an HRV for heating incoming fresh air?
Posted by Brian Billings March 21, 2019, 2:53 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 1 Responses
What is the best heating and cooling system for a slab on grade home?
Posted by Matthew Gioia July 7, 2020, 11:03 p.m. Heating and cooling 3 Responses
Can you help with passive solar greenhouse exterior wall details?
Posted by Rick Carter Aug. 11, 2020, 8:06 a.m. Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 Responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Posted by Ocean-Lynn Georgelin Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
What are the most cost-effective green building strategies in new home construction?
Posted by M T Nov. 4, 2019, 11:07 a.m. Concept and design 3 Responses
Are there any updates on the progress of the second demonstration house?
Posted by dean c April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 2 Responses
Should I use an air source heat pump in a Passive House?
Posted by Iain cunningham March 27, 2019, 9:31 p.m. Heating and cooling 1 Responses
Can my husband and I build an Earthship home in Michigan & how hands-on can we be?
Posted by Kirsten Rogers Hearnes Jan. 17, 2021, 11:06 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses
What heating system to use in my new detached garage/shop?
Posted by David Perreault Dec. 4, 2020, 10:23 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 0 Responses
What is the best way to heat a home with solar panels?
Posted by Oliver Williamson Oct. 26, 2020, 2:05 p.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 0 Responses
What is the optimal setup for mechanical systems for slab on grade?
Posted by Dave Nuttall July 6, 2019, 9:42 a.m. Mechanical systems 1 Responses
Is solar air heating for a floor as efficient as solar hydronic?
Posted by Ryan Johnson Dec. 7, 2020, 9:02 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 Responses
What type of wood can be installed on a radiant floor?
Posted by Colleen Blak Dec. 11, 2017, 1:59 p.m. Flooring and stairs 1 Responses