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What is the best wall & insulation combination for Colorado?

I will be building an Ecohome in the middle of Colorado where it snows for a third of the year, is freezing for about half of it, and has a couple warm summer ...

Posted by Jacob Johannessen July 2, 2020, 11:13 a.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses

Are these prefab kit homes available outside Eastern Canada and US?

We are planning to move to Colorado in the near future and I really like your designs. We have a number of p refab kit houses available in Canada and the US . ...

Posted by Phil Pooler June 6, 2020, 5:45 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Where can I find hempwool and hemp Hurd/binder?

...Colorado. I would like to have a consistent source of these products if possible. Are you the people? thanks for your time! Eamonn McNaughton We will soon b...

Posted by eamonn mcnaughton Aug. 17, 2020, 9:08 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

Is it ok to add insulation between joists in a crawl space?

...Colorado, dry climate, cold winters. The walls of the crawlspace are insulated and the dirt floor is sealed with a vapor barrior, but my indoor floors felt cold...

Posted by Cheryl Bottomley May 11, 2020, 3:17 p.m. Crawl spaces 0 Responses

Wood Burning Stove - Do We Need A Cold Air Vent to Safely Operate?

...Colorado mountains - elevation 8000 feet. Winters are cold and long here. Our home is all electirc so we want to install a wood burning stove to offset heating ...

Posted by Regina Vigil Feb. 15, 2021, 3:11 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 2 Responses