Hemp / Discussions

Is hemp insulating wallboard available in Canada?

...hemp insulating wallboard available in Canada? I have seen some in the uk We will soon be suppling Hemp Insulation and Hemp Building Products , we are currently...

Posted by Robin Bakker June 2, 2020, 1:08 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

Where can I buy hemp batt insulation in Canada?

...hemp batt insulation for a metal structure. Would like to purchase Canadian product from Canadian diatributor (not California). We will soon be suppling Hemp In...

Posted by Jen Moffat Sept. 23, 2020, 12:48 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

Where can i buy hemp batt insulation in Western Canada?

...hemp insulation in the van? Thanks Jen Non-toxic natural building materials like hemp are a great way to safeguard your indoor air quality if you have respi...

Posted by Jen Moffat Aug. 14, 2020, 11:14 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 4 Responses

how do I find pricing on hemp insulation?

...hemp insulation. I have no idea of the cost to do so.

Posted by Goober Pyle March 16, 2021, 1:35 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 0 Responses

Can you put hemp insulation in an attic?

...Hemp or wool? Where can I buy hemp? Thanks! You can order Hemp insulation through Ecohome , and hemp is a natural and non-toxic insulation material that will pr...

Posted by Pamella Weatherly-Phillips Aug. 16, 2019, 11:49 a.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

Where can I buy hemp insulation for home renovation In Durham Region, Ontario?

...hemp insulation in Durham Region area of Ontario, Canada? You can buy hemp insulation at Ecohome for Canada or the US , just send us an email at info@ecohome....

Posted by Virgil N Jan. 23, 2020, 10:50 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 2 Responses

Where can I find hempwool and hemp Hurd/binder?

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

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

Can you use Hemp insulation to insulate a metal structure?

...hemp insulation is a pretty good choice as it has a really good capacity to store moisture, and there is a greater risk of condensation when there is a metal pa...

Posted by Jen Moffat Sept. 23, 2020, 1:16 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

What sized does the Hemp Insulation come in?

...Hemp Insulation that I could look at. Also is it a semi-rigid board? Can you make it in rolls? Thank you, Gary

Posted by Gary Stapley Feb. 5, 2021, 6:15 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 0 Responses

What insulation should you use to cover the ground GEODESIC Dome?

...HEMP or combination for inside flooring. The plan: laydown landscape cloth Then HEMP blanket or rolls Then cover in crushed lava rock, pea gravel, some ot...

Posted by Vincent Warwick Oct. 1, 2020, 2:09 p.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

Can a manufactured home be retrofitted with hempcrete?

...hemp. lime and forms. Has anyone else done this in the State of Washingon? If so, I would like to speak with them. We intend to live in this home until our He...

Posted by Chryss James Nov. 19, 2020, 9:06 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses

What do I use in a dropped basement ceiling for soundproofing?

...hemp insulation , either in batts or sheets. Since it is likely an open basement ceiling you could put soundproofing batts between the josts, and depending on y...

Posted by Melissa Pickett Oct. 10, 2020, 12:19 a.m. Insulation and soundproofing 1 Responses

What is the best wall & insulation combination for Colorado?

...hemp batt insulation or dense packed cellulose which we recently used when building our recent demo house on a Legalett slab. Prefab hit houses may be something...

Posted by Jacob Johannessen July 2, 2020, 11:13 a.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses

Is there a safe MDF? formaldehyde & anti-fungicide free, etc? Or a green sealant?

...hemp building materials , there are non-structural boards that could be ripped into strips for trim if that is what you were looking for the MDF for.

Posted by Elize St Charles May 23, 2020, 10:52 p.m. Wood and organic materials 1 Responses

I have chronic illness from the air quality of my home, can you help determine if I need to replace the HVAC system?

Our home was built in '45, most things updated in 60's/70's but with my health issues need to continue improving air quality- some return air/vents were comple...

Posted by Niki Harrison Sept. 6, 2019, 4:32 p.m. HRV and ERV 4 Responses

Have you heard of Gigacrete and is it any good?

Do you have any reviews or suggestions for Gigacrete homes? They seem eco-friendly with a tight building envelope. There's just not much info out there. Hi Sas...

Posted by Sasha P Aug. 29, 2019, 4:21 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses

I want to insulate the outside of my house, which type of insulation do you think is best?

...hemp insulation products . What is really important is that you don’t affect the wall’s ability to dry. For that reason if you wanted a simple "one size fits ...

Posted by J. Ferguson Nov. 15, 2017, 10:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 12 Responses

What is the best insulation for a small energy neutral home project?

...hemp insulation, both are particularly good at handling higher levels of humidity . though I couldn't speak to the availability in the UK unfortunately.

Posted by Dan Gull Nov. 11, 2019, 6:40 a.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 4 Responses