Without car / Guides

How to choose the best home EV charger or EVSE?
Lifestyle, location and commuting

EV home charging stations & How to decide which is the best EVSE for you

...car that takes the AC Alternating Courant electric sourced from your regular house electric system, and converts it to DC Direct Current so your EV car’s batter...

ProductiveHouse in Montreal
Choosing where to live

Green living in the city

...without a car. One of the nice things about living in the city is public transportation and proximity to services, which makes it possible to live without a c...

The off-grid Ecocapsule accessory dwelling unit
Tiny house

The off-grid Ecocapsule tiny house

...car charging station. Its 9744Wh battery is powered by a 750W silent wind turbine and 600W solar outputs that enable it to operate completely off-grid. A dual-p...

Lifestyle and environment

Emergency preparedness guide for homes

...car without a problem so you can refresh your emergency container. Please keep in mind though, cities have less power outages than rural areas and we are not ...

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You
Lifestyle, location and commuting

The Best Electric Car - Discover which EV is best for You

...cars are better than gas-powered cars in terms of traction and control because if one wheel is slipping, the car’s computer can adjust torque at a millisecond r...

Snowboarder, Mike, Basich's, off-grid cabin in the woods with hot tub
Tiny house

Off-grid tiny house in the heart of the Sierras.

Snowboarding pioneer and photographer Mike Basich built himself an epic Tiny off-grid cabin. Without a bedroom or bathroom per se, but equipped with a hot tub ...

Electric vehicle charging station
Commuting

Electric Vehicles getting help from the provinces

...cars on our roads. Even then, there are just too many people whose lifestyles and businesses can't function without a personal vehicle. Tesla EV super charg...

Water efficiency
Plumbing and water heaters

How to save money on your hot water bills!

...car with black leather seats in the summer, you already understand solar heat collection. The amount of heat that can be generated by the most rudimentary solar...

Real estate

Are you selling a house? Here are the top 10 things homebuyers look for

...car someday, so a house that is already set up is a nice bonus. Electric cars are quickly increasing in popularity and the incentives offered make them more app...

Mobile tiny house
Tiny house

Definitely an inspiring housing trend but tiny houses may be a bad idea in some cases.

...without really looking at the bigger picture to see if there were downsides to report. Our bad. There is no doubt that the motive of many who build small come...

Renovate, Remodel or Rebuild? How to choose which is Best for Homes
Wall assemblies - renovation

Should I be renovating my home or tearing down it down & rebuilding?

...cars; sometimes an old beater is worth one more brake job and sometimes it’s ready to give up the ghost and send it to that big crusher in the sky. Those are ju...

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