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Are saltwater home batteries availability in the USA?

I would like to replace my marine type battery bank with saltwater batteries to increase my electric storage capacity, where can I find one? Saltwater home bat...

Posted by David Meckes April 11, 2020, 5:13 p.m. Renewable energy 1 Responses

Are these homes available in Michigan?

We are looking for land in Western Michigan, hoping to build in 2021 Our Leed and Passive House ready Kit houses for the US and Canada are currently backlogged...

Posted by Suzanne Loechl Nov. 27, 2020, 1:12 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Where can I find salt water batteries?

...find anything Ill contact you. That's a good enough tip for us to go on a search too, thanks Shelley! if we find it ourselves we will also let you know.

Posted by S Conrad June 23, 2020, 9:52 p.m. Renewable energy 3 Responses

Do you know of a qualified builder in the Niagara Region, Ontario?

...find a Passive House designer ask them about builders they may recommend, and conversely, if you find a builder you trust ask them if they have recommendations ...

Posted by David Edgar July 7, 2020, 1:40 p.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 1 Responses

Where can I find hempwool and hemp Hurd/binder?

We are a hempcrete and hempwool installation company in Boulder, Colorado. I would like to have a consistent source of these products if possible. Are you the ...

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

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

How many have been built in the North East of the US We do have distribution across the states, see all our Eco Home prefab kit house models here , but current...

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

Can I purchase XPS made with HFOs?

We start a new residential build Spring 2020. Can I purchase XPS panels with HFOs anywhere? If not, any idea when they will be available? If they aren't availa...

Posted by Kate Noblio Dec. 14, 2019, 12:35 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 3 Responses

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

budget is 100,000 Prefab kit houses can come with various levels of completion, allowing you to have a completed house or do some of the work yourself. 100 K i...

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

How do I find a green builder in my region?

...finding a reliable green home builder If you find a potential candidate and they can’t take on your project themselves, ask them for recommendations, local pe...

Posted by Marie Isakower July 26, 2018, 8:12 a.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 3 Responses

Are their grants in my area?

We have an extremely old house and we are loosing lots of heat!

Posted by Shannon Hutchison Jan. 29, 2021, 10:30 a.m. Grants and incentives 0 Responses

Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?

...find alternatives other than wood, which gets quite expensive. Would welcome your thoughts. There are a number of pages you can find at this search link all abo...

Posted by Nicole Lucas Haimes Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses

Where to get good tape for taping air barriers?

...find them in a building store. A lot of the really high performance building products you'd find in Passive House or LEED homes are trickier to find. So you are...

Posted by Frank Suerich-Gulick Sept. 12, 2020, 7:25 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 2 Responses

Where can I get steel cladding like on your prefab house?

...finding used building supplies, this page may help, though distributors come and go so if you find a new one please let us know so we can update the page, thank...

Posted by Flower Lunn March 1, 2020, 2:27 p.m. Walls and Roofs 2 Responses

Looking for trusted architect in Ottawa

Hello, I really enjoy your site. Thanks for all the work you do. We are building a home in Osgoode outside of Ottawa and I am wondering if you can recommend ...

Posted by Danna Lambert July 28, 2021, 7:39 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

how can I find diy green roof supplies in the Vancouver area?

Would like to put a green roof on our existing garage, its approx 70 years old. Where can we get materials to b iuld like to do it ourselves?

Posted by Rachel Riding April 13, 2020, 12:15 p.m. Roof coverings 0 Responses

Where do I find home building resources for owner-builders?

Hi! I'm looking to get started on the planning of an owner-build for an accessorry dwelling unit (807sqft limit, 2BR limit, 20ft height limit) in Hamilton, Ont...

Posted by Alex Angel Sept. 30, 2021, 3:20 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Where can I find caulking and adhesives without antimicrobial (biocides) chemicals?

Although many caulking and adhesive products are now solvent-free and NO or LOW VOC, many contain synthetic antimicrobials or "antifungals" or mildewcides, or ...

Posted by Riki Luri Jan. 10, 2020, 9:55 a.m. Healthy indoor air quality 0 Responses

Do you sell and ship kits in the southwest United States?

We are buying land for an off grid cabin in Flagstaff arizona, 8200 feet elevation so it gets a good amount of snow. Flat buildng lot. Will be on solar, septic...

Posted by Tracey Locke May 31, 2020, 12:57 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses