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Green building certifications

Got a Green Home You Want to Show Off? Nominate Yourself for an Award.

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Lockeport Beach House
Real estate

Lockeport Beach House wins Canadian Green Building award

...SAB Magazine Jury comments: This house has a light environmental footprint that derives from the philosophical approach taken by both the client and the architect. It combines responsible siting and construction strategies with low-energy consumption and net zero water use. A simple and elegant building that speaks t...

Net Zero Homes - Canada's first certified Net Zero House in BC
Green building certifications

The first Net Zero-labelled homes in Canada

...SABMagazine First published by our print magazine affiliate SAB Magazine . Compiled by SABMag from material supplied by Falcon Heights Contracting or published by the Canadian Home Builders' Association. Information on the Net Zero Program can be found at . Information on the Net Zer...

Green Home Design - What makes a city livable
Choosing where to live

What makes a green home livable to you?

...SAB magazine . Kim Barnsley Is a senior architect at the Vancouver office of Perkins+Will. The way we live is changing. As both an architect and a resident of Vancouver, I am regularly confronted with how our cities are changing through urban densification and shifting demographics, to accessibility and affordable ho...