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Teachers experimenting with insulated I-joists as wall studs
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Webisode # 2 following a carpentry school that is making big waves in Quebec

...Quebec media is loving it, and they are now reaching out to like-minded schools across the country to share ideas. One student from the nearby First Nation of...

LEED Platinum home donated to Habitat for Humanity
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Student-built LEED home delivered to Habitat for Humanity

...Quebec union laws prevent students from working on an actual construction site. Therefore, it had to be prefabricated at the school in a modular design that cou...

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

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

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OUR HOUSE: a community home building endeavour

...School Board receiving the 'Prix d'excellence', the first time an English school board in Quebec has ever one this award. Habitat for Humanity Educa...

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

...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 school board and t...