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Can you put a fireplace in a hyper sealed plastic wrapped A rated home?
Posted by Kerry Forides Sept. 24, 2020, 2:46 a.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 1 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
How do you stop wood stove smoke from entering a home?
Posted by Don Leaver March 24, 2020, 10:49 a.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 4 Responses
Will I save energy by lowering my thermostat at night?
Posted by Ryan Peterson May 1, 2018, 11:51 a.m. Heating and cooling 4 Responses
What is the most comfortable heating system for a home?
Posted by Catharine Jans Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses
We want to build a solarium in Ontario, what do you think of heating it with a radiant floor and wood stove?
Posted by Deanna Zavattin-Tortolo Feb. 18, 2020, 10:51 p.m. Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 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
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 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
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
When I use my stove hood I get smoke odours in my home, is that due to negative pressure and how do I fix it?
Posted by Anonymous Dec. 11, 2017, 12:37 p.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses
Halo Exterra rigid exterior insulation - has anyone work with it?
Posted by George Shannon Jan. 21, 2020, 3:39 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 3 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
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 is better for a small slab on grade foundation: water (glycol) or electrical radiant heat?
Posted by Mark Dixon July 7, 2020, 2:56 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 3 Responses
What does it take to get a water heater air-conditioner and heater mini-split?
Posted by Réal Paquin May 28, 2020, 12:44 p.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate the ceiling of my crawl space?
Posted by Judy Mendel Feb. 17, 2020, 11:10 p.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses
My door lock keeps freezing to the point I can’t open it, any idea why this would happen?
Posted by AJ Nov. 13, 2016, 1:15 p.m. Walls and Roofs 1 Responses
What is the best wall & insulation combination for Colorado?
Posted by Jacob Johannessen July 2, 2020, 11:13 a.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses
Do you have a diagram showing effect of winds on the pressure inside the house?
Posted by Bryan Bargen June 8, 2018, 5:20 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 1 Responses
Building a Honka log “pretty good house” planning - thoughts on hvac, ventilation and roof
Posted by Klemen Novak June 28, 2020, 1:55 a.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses
Is it normal that condensation forms on the windows of my new home?
Posted by Kevin Newman April 19, 2017, 10:30 a.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses