Passive House basement / Discussions
What flooring options work with a passive solar design?
Feb. 23, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Passive solar home design 1 Responses
What are the factors I should consider for choosing between a slab on grade and basement?
April 2, 2019, 6:35 a.m. Slab on Grade 3 Responses
What is the best option for building our next resilient home?
Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses
How do you design and build a green home on a very small budget?
Nov. 8, 2018, 8:25 p.m. Concept and design 1 Responses
Can hydronic radiant heating be a complete heating solution for a home?
Dec. 16, 2019, 1:13 a.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 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
Where would I go for guidance on structural design of footings that sit on top of high-density insulation?
July 31, 2019, 4:34 p.m. Foundations and Basements 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
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
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
Can I add Larsen Trusses and cellulose to 1920s House in Minneapolis?
Feb. 17, 2020, 2:30 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
Why do you say building on a slab is more ecological than starting with a basement?
Dec. 11, 2017, 11:45 a.m. Foundations and Basements 1 Responses