- Foundations and Basements
- New foundations and slab-on-grade
- Slab on Grade
- Slab on grade
- Raft slab
- Radiant heating
- Air heated floors
- Passive house
- Radiant heat
- Frost protected shallow foundation
- Building on problem soils
- Passive House basement
- Passive House slab on grade
- Vapour barrier below slab
- Vapor barrier below slab
What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?
Posted by Shaun B April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses
Is a vapor barrier necessary under a concrete slab with foam insulation and if so, where does go?
Posted by Grady 22 Aug. 17, 2019, 12:19 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 3 Responses
Would you recommend Legalett over water radiant floor heat for a backyard studio in Toronto?
Posted by Christine Pountney May 2, 2019, 1:22 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 1 Responses
Do I need to insulate under the footings of a frost protected shallow foundation?
Posted by Jon Piana April 15, 2019, 8:45 a.m. Slab on Grade 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
What are the foundation options for a prefab house?
Posted by Richard Bowie Nov. 20, 2020, 3:40 p.m. Foundations and Basements 2 Responses
Have you excavated under one of your slabs middle of winter?
Posted by Mike Kolder Jan. 31, 2021, 2:31 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you help me decide between a foundation, slab on grade and crawlspace?
Posted by David Davenport Nov. 26, 2018, 12:57 a.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 1 Responses
Could we use a raft slab with ICF walls on a sloped site?
Posted by Paul Fischer Sept. 15, 2020, 2:21 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Can you install a slab on grade foundation in the Fall and leave it over winter?
Posted by Matthew Gioia Sept. 21, 2020, 9:15 p.m. Slab on Grade 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 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 add a screen/sun room and deck to a slab on grade?
Posted by Pierre Contant July 1, 2020, 10:55 a.m. Slab on Grade 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
How do you choose between a basement or slab on grade?
Posted by A. Delmas May 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. Foundation choices 1 Responses
Do I need to spray foam the ceiling of my crawl space to help winterize it?
Posted by Sheilagh Thompson Jan. 21, 2021, 1:48 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses
I want a 2 bedroom prefab house on land in Towson. How much?
Posted by Mukwae Wabei Siyolwe March 12, 2021, 6:02 p.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses
How well does the Legalett air heated floor work when pouring concrete?
Posted by Israel Sword March 28, 2020, 6:26 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
What should I look for if I want to buy a slab on grade house?
Posted by terry northcott March 25, 2019, 11:02 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 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
Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?
Posted by Margot Simonot May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 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
Which is best between well water vs rain water harvesting?
Posted by dean c April 24, 2020, 4:40 p.m. Rainwater harvesting 1 Responses