Eco home plans / Discussions

Where can I find building plans for an eco home?

...home would be an energy efficient home, so be sure to have a well-insulated building envelope . Here is link to our Green Home Building Guide , the Ecohome pl...

Posted by Derek Kittilsen Aug. 4, 2019, 12:09 p.m. Planning and Design 5 Responses

Where can I buy green home building plans and blue prints?

...plans to build an eco-friendly house in New Brunswick. We don't have green home plans to offer sorry, but you should check out our prefab LEED and Passive House...

Posted by Moyra Francis Oct. 25, 2019, 5:55 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses

Is there a 1200 sq ft Prefab Eco home for Ontario?

...eco home or material/building supply reference ? We do kit houses close to that size, and some are able to be modified a bit. We should also have more prefab ki...

Posted by Anne Stevens March 17, 2021, 8:52 a.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses

Can I purchase a prefab Eco Home kit house for land in Ottawa or Edmonton?

Hi Im looking in buying a house or land in Ottawa or Edmonton, even a bit outside the city. I’m interested in the pre-fab LEED concept. Are there restriction...

Posted by Ismael Rumzan March 29, 2021, 3:17 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Do you have building partners in BC?

...eco home have an architect to develop plans for a passive, off the grid home? I am interested in the style of the Edelweiss House. We could follow the plans to ...

Posted by Jami Cruz April 13, 2020, 12:05 p.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 3 Responses

Which of the passive home prefab kits are available in Quebec?

...homeowners to make minor modifications to existing plans in order to customize homes to meet the needs of individual families. Prefab Passive House & LEED Kit...

Posted by Shawna Dunbar June 16, 2020, 3:51 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Is there a 1500 sq ft eco-type home for Oro Medonte area in Ontario?.

...Eco Home kit houses for Canada and the US There is currently the S1600 kit house model that is a little bigger than the 1200 you were looking for, but on the ...

Posted by Sean H March 17, 2021, 10:12 p.m. Architecture and plan design 2 Responses

What is the best way to renovate and make a self sustaining eco friendly family house?

...eco friendly house possible. Could you steer me in the right direction? contractors, incentives, plans Thank you in advance To determine where to start with h...

Posted by Emmanuel Sylvestre Aug. 31, 2020, 8:15 a.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

What is the best heating and cooling system for a slab on grade home?

...home. We purchased some basic house plans that are designed for a slab on grade home. I am really leaning towards slab on grade for the aesthetics, savings, as ...

Posted by Matthew Gioia July 7, 2020, 11:03 p.m. Heating and cooling 3 Responses

Are your kit houses Pennsylvania and the Mid Atlantic region of the US?

...Eco Home prefab kit house models here , but currently demand is greater than our ability to supply, when are you building? If you join the Ecohome Network as a ...

Posted by Damian Rispoli Jan. 6, 2021, 11:55 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Can my husband and I build an Earthship home in Michigan & how hands-on can we be?

...eco friendly, geothermal Adobe home but I’ve never heard of anyone in Michigan doing so. Is it feasible, and who do I contact to help me with the construction d...

Posted by Kirsten Rogers Hearnes Jan. 17, 2021, 11:06 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

How do you create a slab on grade on a slope?

...home in an area where there is likely to be bedrock if we tried to dig much. Over the 24 foot width of the home, the ground slopes down toward the south about 4...

Posted by Adrienne Rayna June 30, 2020, 3:58 p.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 3 Responses

What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?

...econd choice, thicker is better for a number of reasons that are better explained here . Over that you can install a weather resistive barrier (home wrap), then...

Posted by Sylvie Gagnon Dec. 12, 2017, 11:58 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

I want a 2 bedroom prefab house on land in Towson. How much?

...Eco home Kit house models here for Canada and US There are additional costs to seat the house that I hope is not part of that 100 K budget, specifically – lan...

Posted by Mukwae Wabei Siyolwe March 12, 2021, 6:02 p.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses

What size of lot is needed for the Eco habitat 1600?

...ECO 1650 installed on it. As If I need the little lot beside me is only 80 foot of water frontage. I Can get that if I need it.Thanks Your best bet would be to ...

Posted by Andrew Wallace July 21, 2020, 9:59 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?

...home? All are factors to consider for health and home durability. Can you help me? We have a similar problem and i have called many many people and cant find an...

Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 23 Responses

What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?

...Eco friendly, LEED or Passive House ready kit homes , etc?) Let us know and we will set you up with something better and closer. Thanks Mike! Our home is in ...

Posted by Shaun B Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses