Window garden / Guides

Indoor hydroponic vegetable garden
Food production

Growing food indoors

...window system. Inspired by the Window Farms Project, the BioCity system uses vertical hydroponics to grow plants indoors. As many of you know, the hyd...

Growing Food Indoors, Vegetables for Homes & Apartments
Food production

Food & Greens can be grown easily indoors - here's how!

...garden. One of the easiest ways to make a succesful vegetable garden at home is by doing something called lasagna gardening , but what happens if you live in an...

Tips for Urban Gardening and Gardening in Small Spaces
Food production

Grow food at home: 8 great tips for growing food in small spaces

...window space - see here . 1.) Container gardening If you have limited outdoor space, be it a small yard, shared courtyard or balcony, a container garden wit...

Lifestyle and environment

50th anniversary Earth day 2020 taking place online

...garden that would otherwise probably sit there doing nothing useful. And for those in apartments and condos without yards, learn how to grow food at home in sma...

Affordable green prefab homes - contemporary rancher style - Abri 1850 BV
Architecture and plan design

Prefab Homes for Sale - Beautiful & Sustainable - Available Now

...garden through exceptionally proportioned triple-glazed windows, allowing a generous amount of natural light to stream in. Ideal for an overwhelming feeling of ...

Why basements flood and how to prevent that with a sump pump
Basements improvements

Why Basements Flood & How to Prevent Flooded Basements

...garden or changing the design, be certain that the land is graded away from the house where possible, away from stair and window wells, and that soil levels or ...

Built to ENDURE: the Net Zero Heat Kenogami House
Efficient home design

The Kenogami House: designed to ENDURE

...windows 0.5 ACH (Air changes per hour) at 50 PA Energy Recovery Ventilator rated at 94% efficiency 225 kg per sq.ft. of thermal mass to store heat and bal...

Solariums in cold climates won't heat homes unless carefully designed and built
Greenhouses and Sunrooms / Solariums

Solariums in cold climates won't heat your home

...windows. "We had a sofa leaning against the glass wall in the middle of the solarium, and when sitting there in winter it often felt like there was a window ope...