Green home design / Events

March 1, 2014, 10 a.m.

GREEN UP YOUR HOME AND SAVE MONEY

...homeowner, potential homebuyer, builder or real estate agent, if you're interested in the benefits of green buildings and/or green renos this course is for you....

June 7, 2014, 9 a.m.

LEED Green Associate Exam prep.

...Design The LEED rating system was developed by the USGBC (United States Green Building Council) and is administered in Canada through the CaGBC (Canada Green ...

June 21, 2014, midnight

Tumbleweed 2-Day Tiny House Workshop - Boston

...homes can be classified as a "vehicle" and why that matters. Building tips for Tiny Homes: How to design and build your home in the most cost effective ...

Extremely efficient hyper performing cold climate house
Oct. 14, 2015, 9 a.m.

ECOHOME DEMO HOUSE WORKSHOP AND TOUR

...design and concept: The economics of hyper-performing homes - buying insulation vs renting heat Design basics for passive heating and cooling - home orien...

May 31, 2014, midnight

Tumbleweed 2-Day Tiny House Workshop - Toronto

...homes can be classified as a "vehicle" and why that matters. Building tips for Tiny Homes: How to design and build your home in the most cost effective ...

Oct. 5, 2013, 9 a.m.

Workshop: Ecological Home Construction

...home construction Course outline: The principles of sustainable building: energy, resources and health How to finance a building project Design ideas ...

Oct. 13, 2012, midnight

Designing Your Own Sustainable Home - 2 Day Workshop, Peterborough, ON

...Designing Your Own Sustainable Home - 2 Day Workshop Description The dream of designing and building one’s own home is one of the most deeply held desires i...

Oct. 16, 2012, 8:30 a.m.

Strategies for Making Green Buildings Financially Successful, Ottawa Ontario

...green buildings. It describes how to build a business case for building green as well as manage green building cost premiums. Learning objectives: Identif...

Endeavour Centre Sustainable Design Workshop Testimonial
Nov. 23, 2013, 1 a.m.

Designing Your Own Sustainable Home: A Workshop for Owner-Builders

...designing and building one’s own home is one of the most deeply held desires in our culture. The dream of designing and building a sustainable home marries that...

Aug. 16, 2012, midnight

IMPACT! Sustainability Champions Training!

This series of two-day trainings will be offered across Canada and focuses in two areas: developing your sustainability project and realizing your leadership p...

March 1, 2014, 1 a.m.

Ontario Natural Building Coalition Conference and AGM 2014

This conference is a great opportunity to connect with others in the natural building and straw bale community who we don't often get the chance to meet up wit...