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Should we renovate or get a Prefab Kit house?

...mes shipped in the near future but we are looking at other suppliers to ramp up our production. What I would recommend is to join the Ecohome Network as a membe...

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

Need roof repairs, insulation and new tin, are there grants available?

...me renovations is best searched by entering those terms and your state, provincial or local region. We have a list of green home energy efficiency home improvem...

Posted by Ghislaine Morin Aug. 27, 2020, 12:03 p.m. Grants and incentives 1 Responses

Can you use blown cellulose overtop of fiberglass insulation?

...me a little baffled so I’ve got no answers but a bunch of questions of my own First of all, which climate zone are you in? I’m assuming you’re somewhat north ...

Posted by E McKinney Feb. 3, 2021, 1 p.m. Architecture and plan design 2 Responses

Can I do a concrete deck with pilings from Legalett?

...me to the innovative foundations offered by Legalett - I see from their site that they offer conrete deck forms that utilize EPS and air-heated in-floor tubing ...

Posted by Pam Proctor Nov. 15, 2021, 7:18 a.m. New foundations and slab-on-grade 1 Responses

How do we find a designer for our new build?

...meet a designer the quicker their job will be. We will soon have a Green Building Directory on the Ecohome website where you will be able to find professionals,...

Posted by Tim Blais Feb. 15, 2021, 8:40 p.m. How to Find Qualified Green Building Professionals 1 Responses

How can I get rid of moisture between the vapor barrier and the insulation in a basement?

...me is not normal homeowner maintenance. Did they mention to you when will the concrete/wood will dry out? I would like to finish my basement at some point but d...

Posted by David Mitchell Aug. 14, 2018, 6:32 p.m. Basements improvements 45 Responses