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Where can I find qualified green builders/modular or prefab homes in Port Townsend WA?

...modular Kit houses that can meet LEED or Passive House performance standards here on this page - LEED and Passive House ready prefab modular kit houses for Ca...

Posted by Alyne Galm June 27, 2020, 3:40 p.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses

Where can I find a prefab home in Canada?

I have lakefront property and I was thinking of a prefab home. Modern. What should I be asking and what are the pitfalls? I love this one: L’Abri 1850-BV But c...

Posted by Kathleen Thomas June 27, 2020, 9:45 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Are these prefab kit homes available outside Eastern Canada and US?

We are planning to move to Colorado in the near future and I really like your designs. We have a number of p refab kit houses available in Canada and the US . ...

Posted by Phil Pooler June 6, 2020, 5:45 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Can these be built in California or Washington?

...modular prefab kit houses to in the Western US states in the near future.

Posted by Steven J July 4, 2020, 10:24 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 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

Which of the passive home prefab kits are available in Quebec?

...modular kit houses in our Kit home pages are available in Quebec, Ontario and Northern States such as New York State, New Hampshire Vermont and Maine. You can s...

Posted by Shawna Dunbar June 16, 2020, 3:51 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Hello EcoHome I was wondering, do you offer your home kits to Massachusetts?

...modular). You can see all of our LEED and Passive House ready kit houses on this page here , and yes, they are available in the Eastern US seaboard, how soon ar...

Posted by Kimberly Luce July 23, 2020, 7:26 p.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses

What options are there for pre fab Passive House kit designs?

I have recently purchased a property in the Algonquin Highlands about 20 minutes north of Minden, Ontario. There is an existing strucuture, but I am looking to...

Posted by Kim MacKay Dec. 27, 2019, 3:12 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses

Can a solar thermal air system be coupled to an HRV for heating incoming fresh air?

...modular bungalow on our lot in 2009, it is 28' x 42'. It and has an existing Fantech HRV system to provide fresh air and minimize heat loss of the exhausting ai...

Posted by Brian Billings March 21, 2019, 2:53 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 1 Responses

Can these homes be built on screwpiles as an alternative to slab foundations?

...modular kit houses that can be seated on foundations, screw piles or slab on grade, so it really depends on the model. Currently we don’t have enough supply to ...

Posted by Mark Pospisil July 28, 2020, 9:41 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

I live in Puerto Rico. Is there any prefab that will withstand hurricane??

Any that is sold here? None of our current prefab Kit houses can withstand hurricanes , but we are in discussion with additional manufacturers to increase our ...

Posted by Laura Prado Sept. 15, 2020, 5:58 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Where can I find green house builder in Loma Linda Ca?

...modular kit home delivered instead of doing a site build if you can't find a suitable general contractor. But even more important than the builder would be the ...

Posted by Yasmeen Zahid July 2, 2020, 1:59 p.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 1 Responses

What is the best way to insulate the ceiling of my crawl space?

...modular home with crawl space and 24 inches plus or minus.. It has steel joist 8 ft x 7 1/2 . The ceiling of the crawl space is insulated with pink insulation w...

Posted by Judy Mendel Feb. 17, 2020, 11:10 p.m. Crawl spaces 4 Responses

Should we renovate or get a Prefab Kit house?

...modular kit houses Unfortunately the demand for our kit houses far exceeded the capabilities of our manufacturing partners, and Covid delays certainly didn’t ...

Posted by Ali Mackenzie Aug. 12, 2020, 7:44 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

What size of lot is needed for the Eco habitat 1600?

I have a lot in Muskoka ,On, Canada. I am hoping I will be able to get the ECO 1650 installed on it. As If I need the little lot beside me is only 80 foot of w...

Posted by Andrew Wallace July 21, 2020, 9:59 p.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

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

...modular kit home delivered instead of doing a site build if you can't find a suitable general contractor. But even more important than the builder would be the ...

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

Are there any updates on the progress of the second demonstration house?

...modular kit houses available across Canada and the US . you can see a full break down of the mechanical systems, energy performance and total carbon footprint o...

Posted by dean c April 30, 2019, 7:58 p.m. Solar thermal collectors 2 Responses