Passive House walls / Discussions
What is the right amount of insulation for a house?
Feb. 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m. Passive solar home design 4 Responses
Is hydronic slab heat appropriate in a super insulated home?
Feb. 3, 2021, 3:26 p.m. Delivery: radiant, forced-air and decentralized 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
Can you create a passive wine cellar by insulating and air sealing a crawl space?
April 2, 2021, 6:50 p.m. Crawl spaces 5 Responses
Are Insulated Concrete Forms and Gigacrete panels good?
Feb. 21, 2019, 2:46 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 5 Responses
How do you keep concrete house walls from getting too hot in hot climates?
May 14, 2021, 7:05 a.m. Passive solar home design 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 stop thermal bridging between my ICF walls and my footing?
Sept. 18, 2020, 11:23 a.m. Foundation choices 1 Responses
What type of insulation should I put on the exterior of my new home?
April 23, 2020, 12:22 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
Can you mount heavy objects to a Passive House Larsen truss wall?
July 3, 2020, 2:42 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
How do you calculate window height and location for passive solar heating?
Sept. 12, 2019, 8:54 a.m. Passive solar home design 1 Responses
What is a thermal break solution at a door threshold?
Sept. 13, 2020, 6:31 a.m. Slab on Grade 2 Responses
When using larsen trussees, what is the maximum spacing between TJIs
March 6, 2020, 12:39 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
What are the options for adding Exterior Roof Insulation?
Aug. 29, 2020, 9:19 p.m. Roof assemblies - renovation 4 Responses