Future proof / Guides

Resilient Homes, why they're important in dealing with Climate Change
Lifestyle and environment

Resilient Homes; Why we need to build to withstand climate change events

...Future-proofing homes for Climate Change: Anticipating future climatic challenges and constructing resilient buildings to withstand them should be an importan...

LEED Homes

The 19 LEED for Homes Prerequisites

...future use. Control the path and velocity of storm water runoff with silt fencing or comparable measures. Protect on-site storm sewer inlets, streams and la...

LEED Platinum prefabricated home Kit
LEED Homes

LEED® Platinum prefab kit home has superior air quality and performance

...proof of the environmental performance of the house. My children, from the millennial generation, insisted that we make a house for the future. I think we succe...

Reduce water consumption with residential gray water recycling systems
Plumbing and water heaters

Gray water recycling

...Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate Resilient design features for new home construction Find more about green home construction ...

The EC3 Tool - Skanska - Calculating & Comparing Carbon Footprint of Buildings
Planning and Design

Calculating the Carbon Footprint of Buildings, Introducing The EC3 Calculator From Skanska

...Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate Resilient design features for new home construction And to see more guide page in the EcoHom...

smart sewage backup device
Plumbing and water heaters

Sewage backup flood prevention and water leak notification on your device - our products of the month

...Future-proofing homes: building for a changing climate Slab-on-grade: flood proof frost protected shallow foundations Basement renovations - how to prevent ...

Hydraloop gray water recovery and treatment systems
Greywater Recycling

At last, a compact & easy to maintain solution for gray water recycling & treatment - the Hydraloop

...Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate Resilient design features for new home construction Find more about green home construction ...

Painting with zero VOC paint from Benjamin Moore
Paints, finishes and natural coatings

Choosing safe paints

...future occupation makes it a worthwhile investment. Low or zero VOC paints may still include ingredients such as formaldehyde, ammonia, acetone and even odour...

Ecohome's Kenogami House 'The Most Resilient Home in North America'
Concept and design

Resilient design features for new home construction

...future. Resilience and future-proofing in homes is about taking steps to ensure that basic human needs are provided for in adverse conditions (food, water, he...

The Top Twelve Green Building Trends for 2020
Planning and Design

Find out what's trending in 2020 for Green Home Construction

...future of sustainable water resources. Heightened concern about the impact of future restrictions on water supplies and cost is prompting many building design...

How to choose the best home EV charger or EVSE?
Lifestyle, location and commuting

EV home charging stations & How to decide which is the best EVSE for you

...proof, so before you choose a model, determine where it will be located, be it in your garage, or outside and exposed to weather. If you’ll be charging an EV ou...