Building / Discussions
Do you buy used building materials if they are in good condition?
Sept. 5, 2018, 7:03 p.m. Recycled and Reclaimed Materials 1 Responses
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses
Where can I buy green home building plans and blue prints?
Oct. 25, 2019, 5:55 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
Do we have the option to build to meet the reqs. of the Living Building Challenge?
Jan. 8, 2020, 1:30 a.m. Green building certifications 4 Responses
Does insulating a slab on grade make the building less stable?
May 28, 2018, 4:56 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
Are Insulated Concrete Forms and Gigacrete panels good?
Feb. 21, 2019, 2:46 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 5 Responses
What considerations should be made when installing a green roof on a metal building?
Feb. 16, 2020, 4:57 p.m. Roof coverings 3 Responses
What are the most cost-effective green building strategies in new home construction?
Nov. 4, 2019, 11:07 a.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
How much does it cost to build a house by square foot?
Sept. 5, 2017, 4:12 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses
What is your opinion about building a garage on posts (screw piles)?
Dec. 11, 2017, 2:21 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
Why do you say building on a slab is more ecological than starting with a basement?
Dec. 11, 2017, 11:45 a.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
Should I use an air source heat pump in a Passive House?
March 27, 2019, 9:31 p.m. Heating and cooling 1 Responses
How do I find a green builder in my region?
July 26, 2018, 8:12 a.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 3 Responses
Do I need to insulate under the footings of a frost protected shallow foundation?
April 15, 2019, 8:45 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses