- Mechanical systems
- HRV and ERV
- Indoor air quality
- Choosing between an HRV and ERV
- Mold resistant insulation
- Duct cleaning
- Heat recovery ventilator
- Hemp insulation
Do you recommend ERV or HRV system in mild climates or can do away with them?
Posted by Babak K Aug. 1, 2020, 7:12 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses
Improving the efficiency of a home built in 1978 during renovations, do I need an HRV?
Posted by joe cruikshank Feb. 8, 2020, 12:08 p.m. HRV and ERV 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
What should I be looking for in a heat recovery ventilator?
Posted by Adam Y. Dec. 11, 2017, 1:07 p.m. HRV and ERV 2 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
Can hydronic radiant heating be a complete heating solution for a home?
Posted by Jeremy Peters Dec. 16, 2019, 1:13 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 3 Responses
Should I replace my geothermal system with a gas boiler?
Posted by Lawrence Brusnyk Oct. 31, 2018, 8:07 p.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 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
Is there a small ventilation HRV/ERV for a camper van?
Posted by Ron Timmins June 6, 2020, 8:05 a.m. Tiny house 5 Responses
How do you deal with a house under negative pressure?
Posted by Connie Taylor April 16, 2020, 1:41 p.m. Ventilation 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
Wood Burning Stove - Do We Need A Cold Air Vent to Safely Operate?
Posted by Regina Vigil Feb. 15, 2021, 3:11 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 2 Responses
How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?
Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 25 Responses
Should our HRV keep our humidity lower than 40%, even in the cold months?
Posted by Kim Clement Feb. 8, 2021, 5:43 p.m. Ventilation 5 Responses
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Posted by Steve Bull Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 Responses
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
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
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