Prefab house / Discussions

How can I build a Passive House in Boston on a budget?

...prefab kit houses are Passive House ready, and they are usually more affordable than site-built houses, so that is a potential option for you. You can see model...

Posted by Sharon kuong March 31, 2021, 1:33 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Do you guys deliver prefab homes to Eastern United states?

...prefab kit houses for Tennessee and Eastern US. If you sign up to get a quote at the bottom of that page you will be in our data base and we can also tip you of...

Posted by Austen Mueller June 23, 2021, 10:39 a.m. Architecture and plan design 4 Responses

Where can I find building plans for an eco home?

...houses. We don’t currently have plans we can offer unfortunately. There are Passive House and LEED certified prefab kit homes available that may meet your needs...

Posted by Derek Kittilsen Aug. 4, 2019, 12:09 p.m. Planning and Design 5 Responses

Where can we buy hurricane proof prefab homes in Florida?

...prefab kit houses for delivery across Canada and the US, you can see models here – LEED and Passive House Ready prefab modular kit houses for the US and Canad...

Posted by Christopher Costas April 29, 2021, 3:21 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

Do you sell and ship kits in the southwest United States?

...prefab kit homes to the Southern US in the near future, You may have already seen the above page with kit house models but if you submit a request for a quote o...

Posted by Tracey Locke May 31, 2020, 12:57 p.m. Architecture and plan design 3 Responses

How much for a 1200 square foot house will it cost me to finish the slab

...prefab kit? If so, see this page on Legalett Geoslab foundation kits and air heated floors and you can contact them through there. If that's not what you mean l...

Posted by Walter Hale Oct. 1, 2020, 7:20 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses

Are your kit houses Pennsylvania and the Mid Atlantic region of the US?

...prefab kit house models here , but currently demand is greater than our ability to supply, when are you building? If you join the Ecohome Network as a free memb...

Posted by Damian Rispoli Jan. 6, 2021, 11:55 a.m. Architecture and plan design 1 Responses

What do you think about SIP framing system?

...prefab homes, or partially prefabricated walls, there are many ways to build. The industry is moving towards prefabricated homes because they can often be a hig...

Posted by Nadia Mehan July 24, 2020, 3:29 a.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 2 Responses

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

...House ready prefab 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 bu...

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

Can Ontario contractor easily build home to code?

...prefab modular kit houses are LEED and Passive House ready , and they are designed here in Canada and able to meet and exceed the requirements of the National B...

Posted by Kaylan Ssenfuma March 29, 2021, 3:01 p.m. Building codes 1 Responses

What flooring options work with a passive solar design?

...house is a prefab kit house seated on a solar air heated floor with a polished concrete slab . High-performance prefab homes tend to be more affordable than sit...

Posted by Christopher Dunn Feb. 23, 2020, 11:50 a.m. Passive solar home 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

What is the best method of building a slab on grade?

...house when we did it by hand. It works fine, but we do now prefer the raft slab system, which we tried in our latest demo house, our LEED Platinum prefab eco ho...

Posted by Jay Law April 19, 2021, 3:09 p.m. Slab on Grade 1 Responses

What are your thoughts on a Yurt for colder climates?

...prefab kit house is an option that may be worth exploring, have a look at this page– LEED Platinum prefab kit homes The model on that page is larger than yo...

Posted by Lexy Cara Jan. 23, 2020, 1:39 p.m. Tiny house 1 Responses

How much space is needed to build a single level 3 room 750 sq foot home?

...prefab hit home delivered, the actual footprint needed is no greater than a site built home, though if it is a prefab home delivered fully complete like the ref...

Posted by Gillian Batcher Sept. 18, 2021, 10:56 a.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

What is the best wall design for cold climates?

...house was insulated with dense packed cellulose insulation (recycled newsprint) , you can read more about the LEED Platinum prefab kit house here . I would also...

Posted by Jeremy Hull Jan. 20, 2021, 10:21 a.m. Concept and design 1 Responses

Air source heat pumps: Which brand has the best performance?

...House high-efficiency zero net energy homes - video In our 2015 demo house build ( the LEED V4 Platinum Edelweiss House ) we used the Mitsubishi Mr. Slim Mini...

Posted by Mike Brigham Jan. 22, 2020, 9:25 a.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses

Where do I start to build a small, affordable, low-maintenance house?

...house, here are a few links to check out: How to Build Tiny Houses on Wheels for Cold Climates Are Tiny Houses Good for the Environment? If you are lo...

Posted by Ocean-Lynn Georgelin Oct. 22, 2019, 11:40 p.m. Concept and design 2 Responses