Prefab house / Discussions

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

...houses are turn key and delivered complete , but the S1600 LEED Platimum prefab kit house is delivered in panels and parts that are assembled on site , so size-...

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

What permits do I need to start building prefab commercial Additional dwelling

...prefab additional dwelling units for retail, what permits are required? Secondly can imported shipping containers that has been modified be accepted as ADU in C...

Posted by danny babson Oct. 1, 2020, 8:33 p.m. Planning and Design 1 Responses

Do you have building partners in BC?

...house and using the water there. Our prefab kit homes are not yet available out west unfortunately, but if you sign up as an Ecohome member (which is free and...

Posted by Jami Cruz April 13, 2020, 12:05 p.m. Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing 3 Responses

Slab on Grade for House in Grand Rapids MI - Can I get Prefab form kits & Assistance easily?

I am preparing to build a house in Grand Rapids MI and believe a slab on grade foundation is best suited. do you work here or can you supply a kit and assistan...

Posted by Greg Hooks Nov. 20, 2019, 3:35 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses

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

...prefab 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...

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

Where can I get steel cladding like on your prefab house?

...Prefab house. Is it from a local supplier? Is there anyone who sells recycled metal cladding? Great questions, but where are you located? The S1600 prefab k...

Posted by Flower Lunn March 1, 2020, 2:27 p.m. Walls and Roofs 2 Responses

Should we renovate or get a Prefab Kit house?

...prefab kit houses are a great idea, you can see our models here if you haven’t already – LEED and Passive House Ready prefab modular kit houses Unfortunatel...

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

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

...prefab materials / kits. All of the prefab eco-friendly modular kit houses in our Kit home pages are available in Quebec, Ontario and Northern States such as Ne...

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

Can these be built in California or Washington?

...prefab kit houses are available in Washington and California? If so, when are you building? We hope to be able to provide high performance modular prefab kit ho...

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

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

...House ready prefab kit house s, these are available in your area. The LEED Platinum Kenogami house is an exceptional build and was our first demo house, but t...

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

how do I get a free quote for the EcoHabitat S 1600 for Ontario?

...prefab kit houses for sale and in your case the S1600 , you will see a tab to request a quote. I know that demand is pretty high at the moment, how soon were yo...

Posted by sheila miller July 10, 2020, 10:12 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Where can I buy green home building plans and blue prints?

...house in New Brunswick. We don't have green home plans to offer sorry, but you should check out our prefab LEED and Passive House ready kit houses . Some of the...

Posted by Moyra Francis Oct. 25, 2019, 5:55 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses

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

...prefab Kit houses can withstand hurricanes , but we are in discussion with additional manufacturers to increase our supply , how far we can supply them, and to ...

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

Can you do an update on Ecohome’s new demo house?

...house has been installed now, and you can see the total carbon footprint of the S1600 Eco-Habitat prefab kit house that the slab was made for is now finished, a...

Posted by dean c Oct. 16, 2019, 2:04 a.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

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

...house is now standing, it is the first house built of our new prefab modular kit houses available across Canada and the US . you can see a full break down of th...

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

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

...prefab homes on the piles? We have many models of prefab modular kit houses that can be seated on foundations, screw piles or slab on grade, so it really depend...

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

What is your experience and thoughts on pre-fab wall assemblies?

...Prefab companies in Ontario/Quebec? Thanks Shaun We really quite like prefab / pre built houses and firmly believe that if you were to fast forward 20 years...

Posted by Shaun B Nov. 12, 2019, 4:16 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses