With a $77 annual heating bill, the Naugler House has earned its bragging rights
The Conservation House in Saskatchewan was built in 1977, and was a revolutionary building design that introduced passive heating and cooling to modern home ...
A well-constructed home will stand long enough to see many families come and go in its lifetime, and they won't all have the same needs. When drawing floor p...
Seeking to balance function, efficiency and budget is not an easy task; but this was the brief provided for the Warburg house. The question posed by the clie...
The basics on passive heating and cooling
With a southern orientation and well placed windows, passive solar homes can potentially reduce heating requirements by an easy 25% without adding any cost.
Advice from a green building project manager: how to develop a construction budget and stick to it.
This is the first in a series of videos on how to build passively-heated homes.
Intelligent home devices allow you to control your home remotely, and send you notices of problems
All about energy efficient home design - building enclosures, product selection and energy efficiency strategies.
Tiny houses, accessory dwelling units, coach homes; whatever you like to call them, we will soon see them popping up in Ottawa back yards.