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Carbon negative concrete CMU blocks
Climate Change

Carbon negative concrete goes into pioneering “green” CMU blocks – Quebec leads the way!

...Units, or Cinder Blocks) – and for all manner of construction basics – which we’ve come to depend on for almost every element of our urban landscape. The overal...

New Tiny House Laws in San Jose California Passed
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses on Wheels Approved in San Jose, California

...Unit (ADU) ordinance approval will consider Movable Tiny Houses as permissible and permanently habitable accessory dwelling units (ADUs). Other California cit...

The nail puller Pneumatic tool for reclaiming old lumbe
Products and Materials

Salvaging old lumber with the Nail Kicker

...unit to have a new 2x6 delivered to a building site can be as little as three or four dollars, so despite the fact that waste lumber from a demolition project i...

SUMO EV Car Sharing Launched in White Rock & Surrey BC
Commuting

New EV car-sharing program SUMO launched in Surrey & White Rock, British Columbia

...unit development proposals in White Rock (Maple and Russell and the Beachway). Gurm says they have already paid the deposit for 150 Hyundai IONIQ and KONA ful...

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!

...Unit Developments (PUDs), and Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs). Dan Fitzpatrick, is President of the Tiny House Industry Association (THIA) and has been workin...

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030
Energy efficiency

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030

...unit The company is especially proud to be one of ( only - Ecohome comment ) 615 companies worldwide with science-based targets and one of only 47 companies t...

Ontario's new building-codes for Legal Laneway Homes Toronto
Policy and Regulations

Ontario clarifies building-code for legal laneway homes in Toronto

...Units – but also because of the the Affordable Laneway Suites Pilot Program. This program provides funding in the form of a forgivable loan of up to $50,000 f...