Construction cost / Discussions
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
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
Combo structural sheathing, WRB and thin insulation panel in Ontario?
Jan. 14, 2020, 6:06 p.m. Walls and Roofs 3 Responses
What is the most cost effective way to build a rain screen wall assembly?
June 22, 2021, 7:55 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 0 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's cheaper for total building costs, slab on grade or basement?
Dec. 24, 2020, 3:09 p.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
What infloor radiant heating would you use in a corewood home design?
Feb. 6, 2020, 10:59 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What type of insulation should I put on the exterior of my new home?
April 23, 2020, 12:22 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
We are looking to build a slab on grade, do we need radiant heat?
Sept. 21, 2020, 10:34 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 2 Responses
Where does a vapour barrier go when building a shed in southern Ontario?
Nov. 5, 2020, 10:09 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Insulation on interior or exterior of frost wall - or both - for floating slab?
Oct. 4, 2021, 9:20 a.m. Slab on Grade 5 Responses
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses
Do you recommend ERV or HRV system in mild climates or can do away with them?
Aug. 1, 2020, 7:12 p.m. HRV and ERV 1 Responses
Can my husband and I build an Earthship home in Michigan & how hands-on can we be?
Jan. 17, 2021, 11:06 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses
Can you help me decide between a foundation, slab on grade and crawlspace?
Nov. 26, 2018, 12:57 a.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 1 Responses