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What is the best option for building our next resilient home?

...Smart homes and home monitoring with devices – control the systems of your home remotely, and monitor for intruders, temperature swings, and get smart phone not...

Posted by John Bae Aug. 27, 2019, 3:55 p.m. Efficient home design 1 Responses

Looking to build a small home as eco as possible, where do we start?

...home building lot How to build a passive solar home How to build a slab on grade Choosing the best home insulation That’s a start to a few pages that ...

Posted by Jenn Bisson July 12, 2019, 12:12 p.m. Planning and Design 2 Responses

How to prevent walls from rotting in humid climates

...home in a very hot and humid climate, so if you plan to have AC and keep your house very cool then upgrading to a ‘smart’ membrane is good idea. They are more b...

Posted by Rose Alderson Nov. 5, 2018, 4:34 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses

Will I save energy by lowering my thermostat at night?

...home was built approximately 1975. The best I can tell, the walls are insulated with R12. I recently had a Home Energy Audit and found that my home has 6.5ACH a...

Posted by Ryan Peterson May 1, 2018, 11:51 a.m. Heating and cooling 4 Responses

Dense Pack Cellulose Wall insulation

...home performance improves. The reason is that a better insulated and air tight homes with interior air conditioning can create a significant differential in tem...

Posted by Ian MacKay July 26, 2018, 2:48 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
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