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 3 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
Is there thermal bridging in the Edelweiss REMOTE wall?
Feb. 9, 2020, 4:42 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What options are there for pre fab Passive House kit designs?
Dec. 27, 2019, 3:12 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses
Do you have an updated recommendation for attaching exterior mineral wool insulation?
Aug. 31, 2020, 1:07 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Are there any updates on the progress of the second demonstration house?
April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 2 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
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 is the right amount of insulation for a house?
Feb. 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m. Passive solar home design 4 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 are your thoughts on using large flax straw bales (4x4) to build in Saskatchewan?
Nov. 11, 2019, 12:56 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 3 Responses