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Single-family homes

The Springhouse

A simple, compact design following rigorous standards with the help of energy modelling software. From the architect to the carpenters, all the players were on board from the very start. Regularly inspected by a third party. Built to take advantage of renewable energy sources like solar and geothermal....

Single-family homes

Anderson Menard Cottage

The Anderson Menard Cottage is a Passive House Design that is LEED Gold Certified. It was built with modern materials and quality craftsmanship. Much of the heating and cooling is Passive.

Single-family homes

Harmony House EQuilibrium Project Vancouver

...home built in Burnaby. The home was designed by Habitat Design + Consulting Ltd. and constructed by Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. as part of Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation's (CMHC's) EQuilibrium™ Sustainable Housing Demonstration Initiative. Harmony House is one of two EQuilibrium™ homes built in British ...

Single-family homes

The Confluence

...home of its kind. "Having a family, becoming a parent and being responsible for their lives, is the reason why we built a Living Building Challenge home - one that protects their health and the environment,” says homeowner Gerton Molenaar. “SAIT and Woodpecker helped us fulfill this dream.” Molenaar says it's...

Accessory Dwelling Unit (ADU)

TrYo Multi-family home

This intergenerational and multi-family project required the addition of a floor, an interior staircase and a roof terrace. It is an excellent example of how it is possible to meet the needs of households while upgrading the built environment and gently densifying an area while respecting its architectural character o...

Single-family homes

The Gore Cabin

Designed in a rectangular shape for a good location on the steep terrain, it has 1,800 sq. Ft. On two floors with a large open area on the ground floor and three bedrooms on the ground floor. The abundantly windowed south facade offers a spectacular view of Lake William and the surrounding mountains. The steel roof an...

Ruchat-Guessab Residence

The happy owners of this LEED® house, Stéphanie May-Ruchat and Omar Guessab managed this building project themselves. The result is a house that takes their own family needs into account while intelligently combining the selection of sustainable and healthy building materials while respecting their budget. This made f...

Single-family homes

Ahuntsic addition

The new space includes a game room in the basement, a living room on the ground floor and a master bedroom upstairs. The large openings in the extension allow optimal light entry, while protecting against the extremes of summer, into the new living spaces overlooking the backyard.

Single-family homes

Kenogami House

The First Demo House from Ecohome was the Kenogami House in Northern Quebec. At the time of its construction it achieved the highest LEED score ever, and meets all Passive House performance standards. The Kenogami House holds the highest LEED score achieved in Canada (106), meets Passive House performance of 15 k...

Multi-residential buildings

Chambord Residence

...home rating in Quebec and the best on the island of Montreal.