Edelweiss House / Discussions
In your Edelweiss house you use 2x6 studs. Why not use 2x4 studs and add 2" rigid on the inside?
Aug. 25, 2019, 3:40 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Can I see details about the heating and domestic hot water systems of the Edelweiss house?
March 10, 2019, 9:26 a.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 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
Can you install electric wire in floor heat cables and cork flooring?
Aug. 7, 2020, 6:43 p.m. Flooring and stairs 2 Responses
What options are there for pre fab Passive House kit designs?
Dec. 27, 2019, 3:12 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses
Is there thermal bridging in the Edelweiss REMOTE wall?
Feb. 9, 2020, 4:42 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 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
Why do you say building on a slab is more ecological than starting with a basement?
Dec. 11, 2017, 11:45 a.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses
Can you use a vapour retarder paint on the ceiling instead of using a poly vapour barrier?
June 8, 2019, 3:56 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 2 Responses
What does it take to get a water heater air-conditioner and heater mini-split?
May 28, 2020, 12:44 p.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
Can you help me choose between a slab on grade and pressure treated wood foundation?
May 20, 2019, midnight Slab on Grade 1 Responses
If a passive house is designed well is it worth the extra cost for Low E window coatings?
June 7, 2019, 8:37 p.m. Passive solar home design 1 Responses
Air source heat pumps: Which brand has the best performance?
Jan. 22, 2020, 9:25 a.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
What is the optimal setup for mechanical systems for slab on grade?
July 6, 2019, 9:42 a.m. Mechanical systems 1 Responses