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What are your thoughts about incorporating natural ventilation techniques into the heating/cooling/ventilation design of a house?
Jan. 18, 2020, 3:51 p.m. Ventilation 1 Responses
How do you install your own DIY radon mitigation system?
Jan. 27, 2020, 10:59 a.m. Radon in Homes - Mitigation 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
What are the most cost-effective green building strategies in new home construction?
Nov. 4, 2019, 11:07 a.m. Concept and design 2 Responses
Is EPS or XPS better for use in basement rim joists? Should faced or unfaced foam boards be used?
Sept. 8, 2019, 12:43 a.m. Basements improvements 6 Responses
What's the difference between a slab on grade and a monolithic foundation?
Dec. 10, 2019, 6:12 a.m. Slab on Grade 4 Responses
Looking to build a small home as eco as possible, where do we start?
July 12, 2019, 12:12 p.m. Planning and Design 2 Responses
Will I save energy by lowering my thermostat at night?
May 1, 2018, 11:51 a.m. Heating and cooling 4 Responses
Is it OK putting 1 inch of EPS under vinyl siding with no wall insulation good?
Nov. 12, 2019, 6:34 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 7 Responses
What is the best way to insulate a home from the outside?
Dec. 12, 2017, 11:58 a.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 1 Responses
Should I replace my geothermal system with a gas boiler?
Oct. 31, 2018, 8:07 p.m. Heat pumps, geothermal and AC 1 Responses
What is the best way to make a row house in Montreal Quebec more energy efficient?
Feb. 26, 2019, 9:09 p.m. Wall assemblies - renovation 3 Responses
In your Edelweiss house you use 2x6 studs. Why not use 2x4 studs and add 2" rigid on the inside?
Aug. 25, 2019, 3:40 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses
What is the right amount of insulation for a house?
Feb. 11, 2019, 9:57 a.m. Passive solar home design 4 Responses