I'm interested in knowing if there are any environmentally friendly low maintenance grasses or ground covers to replace established large grass lawns in a retirement commnity.
What is an Alternative ground cover to grass for a yard that gets wet and shady where kids play ?
Posted by Hillary Fairbanks Sept. 4, 2020 Exteriors 1 response
What is the best way to renovate and make a self sustaining eco friendly family house?
Posted by Emmanuel Sylvestre Aug. 31, 2020 Concept and design 1 response
What are the best practices for a pier foundation on sloped bedrock?
Posted by s w July 12, 2022 New foundations and slab-on-grade 1 response
What maintenance needs to be done on a slab on grade foundation?
Posted by Diane Arsenault March 1, 2022 Slab on Grade 1 response
What is the best practice to insulate a crawl space floor?
Posted by austin Fanning March 16, 2020 Crawl spaces 4 responses
What insulation should you use to cover the ground GEODESIC Dome?
Posted by Vincent Warwick Oct. 1, 2020 Insulation and soundproofing 1 response
Can I put a breathable peel and stick weather (air) barrier on the inside walls and ceiling?
Posted by Anomika Singhn Oct. 1, 2018 Air and vapour barriers 1 response
What tips are there for how to build a deck that will last longer?
Posted by Pete Johnson June 30, 2022 Decks, porches and gazebos 1 response
What is the best exterior rigid foam insulation for under a deck?
Posted by Andrew Cherubini March 21, 2021 Insulation and soundproofing 3 responses
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Posted by John Bae Aug. 27, 2019 Efficient home design 3 responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Posted by Ocean-Lynn Georgelin Oct. 22, 2019 Concept and design 2 responses
How do you install earth tubes for passive heating and cooling?
Posted by Nancy Arevalo Aug. 19, 2021 Passive solar home design 7 responses
What is the best way to Insulate the crawl space of an old home?
Posted by Aj Jan. 21, 2020 Crawl spaces 1 response
What is the best way to build a slab on grade foundation?
Posted by Earl Williams Nov. 30, 2021 Slab on Grade 3 responses
Is there a non-toxic Varathane for wood panelling?
Posted by Papa G Aug. 1, 2023 Healthy indoor air quality 4 responses
Can you use blown cellulose overtop of fiberglass insulation?
Posted by E McKinney Feb. 3, 2021 Architecture and plan design 2 responses
What is the best non toxic insulation for a house?
Posted by Jude Smith Sept. 10, 2021 Insulation and soundproofing 1 response
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 Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums 1 response
What can I use as an air barrier under an old wood floor with no sub floor?
Posted by Mimi Costley Nov. 6, 2021 Air and vapour barriers 1 response