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Net Zero Energy Home ZNE in Edmonton Alberta
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Award winning Net Zero Energy house in Edmonton Alberta Leads the Way

...washroom fans) is controlled by a Venmar HE3000 HRV which provides 306 CFM(cubic feet per minute) of fresh air. Water conservation: All plumbing fixtures are low-flow. The residual heat in wastewater is collected through a single stack drain that is connected to a Drain Water Heat Recovery System . The foundation’s s...

Mixed interior room lighting

Home lighting design

...washroom mirrors under fluorescent lighting. Colour and quality of light emitted from bulbs: Incandescent: yellow in colour, the warmest of bulbs. Halogen: slightly cooler than incandescent but still a warm colour LED: a crisp light, in the middle of the spectrum. Not too warm but not overly cool either. Fluo...

How to Fix a Leaky or Dripping Faucet Easily
Plumbing renos, repairs and maintenance

How to fix a Leaky Faucet for under $1 (and stop that tap dripping!)

...washroom with a pair of plumbers grips in hand I couldn't resist removing and cleaning out the faucet aerator - below you can see why I am glad I did. I'm purposefully not going to mention the appearance of a Band-Aid for these last few images - but I did go back and add 'first aid kit' to the essential tools list - no...