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#BuildingLife #WGBW2019
Climate Change

This week is World Green Building Week - & EcoHome makes its pledge

...EcoHome! To read more about building sustainable green homes, see here , from the EcoHome Green Building Guides #BuildingLife #WGBW2019

Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...EcoHome Network includes the odd Limey (ie. me, I'm the odd Limey!), we also signed the pledge to affirm the EcoHome ethos of making a difference: " We are co...

When a house becomes a #stayathome
Ecohome

When a House becomes a #stayathome

...Ecohome Network is continuing to bring people together virtually, helping people turn houses into eco homes on https://www.ecohome.net/ and here at @The EcoHome...

The tallest Passive House in the world will soon be built in Vancouver BC
Urban planning

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

...Ecohome Green Building Guide pages - also, learn more about the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Membership here .

Design

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

...Ecohome. Winning builders will also walk away with serious bragging rights, and a proverbial feather in their cap. Always keeping our eyes open for new design...

Tiny Houses for Sale, Plans, how to Build all here at EcoHome
Urban planning

Tiny Houses - The first official Tiny Home Eco Village in Canada gets approval in Okotoks

The First Tiny House strata in Canada is Officially approved in Okotoks Here at EcoHome we love Tiny Houses, which is probably why we have a full section dev...

Renewable Energy - Houston goes for 100% green
Renewable Energy

City of Houston to be powered with 100% renewable energy

...Ecohome Green Building Guide and on the following pages: Vancouver, BC aims to be world's Greenest city by 2020 Portland, OR generates hydroelectric...

Tiny Houses now Legal in Washington State
Design

Tiny Houses - Washington State legalizes tiny homes & Eco-villages for Affordable Housing in WA

...EcoHome Network and founder of Swenson Solar , Blacktail Solar Homes etc - EcoHome recently enjoyed a reunion of the original "Domies" at UC Davis at the Whole ...

Teachers experimenting with insulated I-joists as wall studs
LEED Certification

Webisode # 2 following a carpentry school that is making big waves in Quebec

...Ecohome and our Quebec sister organization Ecohabitation are honoured to support this initiative, so a big thank you to the New Frontiers School Board for givin...

Heat Reflective Paint for Roofs & Walls, Does it Work?
Products and Materials

A new reflective paint can reduce energy consumption & lower cooling bills

...Ecohome Green Building Guide and on the following pages: Passive solar home design - watch this free video series How do thermal batteries work? ...