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2018 Kohltech Peak Awards - Most Energy Efficient New Home

We are proud to announce we brought home the Most Energy Efficient Home award in the Most Outstanding New Home category at the 2018 Kohltech Peak Awards.

Passive House Project: Contemporary Siding

The Homeowners of our Passive House Project have selected natural wood siding and high density cement panels for their earth-friendly home on their beautiful ocean front property. 

Passive House Project: Trim

Progress continues at our Passive House Project! The Contemporary trim package is almost complete!

Passive House Project: Insulation

After insulating the house (but prior to drywall installation) our second blower door test was conducted, with a result of .37 @ 50 pascal. This is an incredible result that will significantly improve the energy performance (and comfort) of this home!

Passive House: Rain Water Collection System

The "Butterfly Roof System" is designed to collect and treat rain water to supply our Passive House with fresh water. 

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Building a new home in Nova Scotia while living 1,500 kilometers away is without a doubt, a major challenge. The choices we made that week have “stood the test of...

Charlotte & Dolores

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