Green / Sustainable Green Homes, Designs & Projects

Single-family homes

Harmony House EQuilibrium Project Vancouver

...greenhouse gases from heating, cooling, hot water, and the use of electrical appliances. BURNABY, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 19, 2011) - The Government of Canada today officially opened the Harmony House demonstration project, an energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly home built in Burnaby. T...

Single-family homes

Kenogami House

...Green Builder© Media. The Kenogami House is almost entirely passively heated, is solar powered, and was called the most resilient house in North America by the Resilient Design Institute. Along with its unprecedented achievements, the Kenogami House continues to act as a laboratory for resilient, cold climate...

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)

La Petite Maison dans la Cour

...Green Home Characteristics Small "temporary" wooden house built in 1890 Main brick house built in 1910 Two families living on one dowtown house lot Salvage of hemlock planks from the original building to build the new unit Compact living space: a well-designed 930 square foot home This gent...

Single-family homes

The Confluence

...Green Building Technologies (GBT), Woodpecker European Timber Framing and an Alberta family. The project aims to achieve full certification of the home through the Living Building Challenge (LBC), the world’s most rigorous green building rating system and sustainable design framework. If successful, it is anticipa...

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)

Meunier Art Studio

...green lane Less vandalism on this building than on adjacent garages Ecological aspects Novoclimat standards Large windows to the south for passive solar heat gain Extensive use of wood Minimalist approach and limitation of finishing materials: visible wood and cement Reclaimed ...