LEED / 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
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
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
What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?
Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses
What is the best way to renovate a basement after a flood?
June 18, 2018, 10:52 a.m. Foundation and basement improvements 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
Where can I buy green home building plans and blue prints?
Oct. 25, 2019, 5:55 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
Do you have suggestion for non-toxic closet design company, or materials?
Oct. 11, 2019, 10:51 p.m. Materials and resources 1 Responses
Is a vapor barrier necessary under a concrete slab with foam insulation and if so, where does go?
Aug. 17, 2019, 12:19 p.m. Air and vapour barriers 3 Responses
Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?
Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 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
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses
I want to insulate the outside of my house, which type of insulation do you think is best?
Nov. 15, 2017, 10:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 7 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