Choose a building lot / Discussions
How do you design and build a green home on a very small budget?
Nov. 8, 2018, 8:25 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses
What is the best way to frame window openings when adding exterior insulation?
May 30, 2019, 8:16 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?
Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses
How do you prevent walls from rotting in humid climates?
Nov. 5, 2018, 4:34 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?
April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 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
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 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
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 Responses
Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?
Sept. 8, 2019, 12:43 a.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses
Looking to build a small home as eco as possible, where do we start?
July 12, 2019, 12:12 p.m. Planning and Design 2 Responses
How do you build a mold-free basement in a new construction house?
Feb. 10, 2020, 7:32 p.m. Basements improvements 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 3 Responses
Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?
Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
Is it OK putting 1 inch of EPS under vinyl siding with no wall insulation good?
Nov. 12, 2019, 6:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 7 Responses