Choosing a building lot / Discussions
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 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
What is the right amount of insulation for a house?
Feb. 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m. Passive solar home design 4 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
What would you say is the most comfortable heating system for a home?
Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses
What type of Insulation can I use on the exterior of my home?
April 18, 2019, 2:19 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 6 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
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
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 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
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
Should I install two small electric hot water heaters - ones or big one?
June 28, 2019, 2:14 p.m. Hot water 1 Responses
Is it possible to reconcile installing a wood stove in a airtight, super-insulated house?
Dec. 23, 2018, 2:49 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 1 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