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

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

...New Frontiers School Board decided they wanted to be a leader in teaching green building practices, it’s doubtful that they could have envisioned how well and h...

'Our House' fundraiser Jamboree in Ormstown, Quebec
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Habitat for Humanity 'Our House' fundraiser concert

...New Frontiers School Board in Ormstown, Quebec has been documenting the design process of a high performance home that will be built by their students, then don...

LEED Certification

OUR HOUSE: a community home building endeavour

...School Board and Ecohome / Ecohabitation. Teachers and administrators from the New Frontiers School Board receiving the 'Prix d'excellence', the...

New Frontiers School Board 'Our House' team
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Quebec carpentry students attempt LEED v4 certification on home that will be donated to Habitat for Humanity

...New Frontiers School Board (NFSB) in Ormstown, QC is doing just that. The 'Our House' project is an ambitious undertaking that is making big waves in the scho...

LEED Platinum home donated to Habitat for Humanity
LEED Certification

Student-built LEED home delivered to Habitat for Humanity

...schools, so instead of building small sheds or wall sections that would be later disassembled, they decided to build an actual house. Beyond that, they wanted i...