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Low Carbon Concrete - Lowering the Carbon Footprint of Eco Homes
Concrete and masonry

Low-carbon concrete by CarbonCure Canada - lowering the carbon footprint of buildings

...hemp insulation , insulated wood fiberboard panels , MDF panels made from rice , and other wood products such as formaldehyde-free OSB or plywood . There is a...

Laneway house by Lanefab Design/Build
Interior design and furnishing

Interior furnishings & decor

...hemp or bamboo. Products labeled 'all natural' are not necessarily free of chemical treatments, so ask some questions when shopping. If you want a healthy bed...

Zero Carbon Homes - The S1600 Prefab Eco Home is affordably Close
Planning and Design

Zero Carbon Homes - The S1600 Prefab Eco Home gets affordably Close

...hemp, straw, and even rice stalks. The importance of energy efficient mechanical systems Once a building envelope has been designed to keep energy consumpti...

Which wood is best for framing timber frame construction in homes?
Wall assemblies - new construction

Lumber choices for wood frame construction - choosing timber for framing & building homes

...Hemp Furniture Board here , or check out our Guide page about wood-frame construction or even find out about beautiful Shou sugi ban carbonized wood exterior cl...

Passive House in Quebec
Passive House

The Passive-Aggressive House - Our History of a Passivhaus Build

...hemp sack. I still hoped that’s what we could achieve. During all this, I attended a conference on climate change. The panel spoke about the things that need ...

Earthship in Taos, New Mexico, shame they don't work in cold climates
Concept and design

Do Earthships work in cold climates?

...Hemp Insulation Panels. The interior walls are certainly beautiful, but sequestering thousands of aluminum cans in a wall is not necessarily a great use of me...

How to Insulate Exterior Walls from the Outside US Canada Ecohome
Walls and Roofs

The easiest way to insulate walls from the exterior in older homes

How to insulate house walls from the outside Adding extra insulation to the exterior walls of an older home when renovating or remodeling is a great way of i...