Heat loss / Discussions
What is the payout for converting from gas heat to electric heat?
Jan. 24, 2020, 10:38 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses
What is the best to insulate metal structures for all seasons?
Jan. 19, 2019, 1:53 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Can a solar thermal air system be coupled to an HRV for heating incoming fresh air?
March 21, 2019, 2:53 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 1 Responses
Is it possible to reconcile installing a wood stove in a airtight, super-insulated house?
Dec. 23, 2018, 2:49 p.m. Wood stove and biomass heat 1 Responses
How do you choose between a basement or slab on grade?
May 21, 2020, 8:59 p.m. Foundation choices 0 Responses
Should I install two small electric hot water heaters - ones or big one?
June 28, 2019, 2:14 p.m. Hot water 1 Responses
What is the best way to insulate embedded joists in a basement Montreal Home?
Jan. 7, 2020, 8:34 p.m. Foundation and basement improvements 1 Responses
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
In the winter should you heat a low/dirt floor crawl space with a furnace vent?
Dec. 11, 2019, 3:17 p.m. Crawl spaces 1 Responses
Do I need to insulate under the footings of a frost protected shallow foundation?
April 15, 2019, 8:45 a.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses
What do I in my basement where new insulation meets old?
July 20, 2019, 10:01 p.m. Basements improvements 2 Responses
What would you say is the most comfortable heating system for a home?
Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses
Can I put a breathable peel and stick weather (air) barrier on the inside walls and ceiling?
Oct. 1, 2018, 9:56 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 1 Responses
What is the best way to frame window openings when adding exterior insulation?
May 30, 2019, 8:16 p.m. Windows and doors 1 Responses
Will I save energy by lowering my thermostat at night?
May 1, 2018, 11:51 a.m. Heating and cooling 4 Responses