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What would you say is the most comfortable heating system for a home?

...windows. Are you in an older house? Maybe one that needs but hasn’t had an energy retrofit? For perspective – A well-insulated home with good quality windows ...

Posted by Anonymous Dec. 11, 2017, 11:25 a.m. Heating with electricity 1 Responses

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

...windows, and a traditional sloped roof (not flat). I am actiing as the general contractor and we are living on site in an existing house that will be demolished...

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

What are your thoughts on using large flax straw bales (4x4) to build in Saskatchewan?

...windows to reflect more light in. Straw can be well-built, and if you plan to do it, the one very important design feature we would recommend would be a REALL...

Posted by Al Birchard Nov. 11, 2019, 12:56 p.m. Wall assemblies - new construction 1 Responses

When I use my stove hood I get smoke odours in my home, is that due to negative pressure and how do I fix it?

...windows and leaks in the walls. That would be the case with a home built in the 60s that has not had a major renovation to improve thermal performance and air t...

Posted by Anonymous Dec. 11, 2017, 12:37 p.m. Healthy indoor air quality 1 Responses