Habitat for Humanity / Guides

Students at New Frontiers School Board to build LEED home to be donate
LEED Homes

Quebec carpentry students to build LEED house for Habitat for Humanity

...fordable to build and operate. Ordinarily, a Habitat for Humanity house has a family picked out before construction begins - not so in this case. This poses a...

Habitat workers raise a wall at the the Red River Ex June 2011
LEED Homes

The Canada Green Building Council announces affordable green housing program

...Habitat for Humanity Manitoba with the assistance of local LEED Canada for Homes Provider prairieHOUSE Performance, Inc. The homes feature innovative environm...

Recycled building materials
Recycled and Reclaimed Materials

Where to buy and sell used building materials

...Habitat for Humanity Restore Read more here about reclaimed and recycled building materials , building with shipping pallets and how to dispose of construct...

net zero energy home
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Natural Resources Canada launches net zero energy pilot project

...Habitat for Humanity Manitoba Winnipeg, MB www.habitat.mb.ca Habitat Studio & Workshop Ltd. Edmonton, AB www.habitat-studio.com Insightful H...

Hawaii Preparatory Academy Energy Laboratory
Living Building Challenge

What is the Living Building Challenge?

...for agriculture appropriate to its scale and density using the Floor Area Ratio (FAR) as a basis for calculation. 3) Habitat exchange: For each hectare of d...

The LEED Platinum infill house in Toronto
Real estate

Farnham Avenue House

...Habitat for Humanity’. Trees/shrubs were transplanted to neighbours during demolition and construction. Over 80% of demolition building waste, such as masonry, ...

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