Tag: Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficient Homes - The Way to Build

There are different ways of achieving energy efficiency in a house. The passive house and net zero approaches are two of the best, as a passive house uses very little energy and a net zero house produces as much energy as it consumes.

What Is A Net Zero Home and How Can It Benefit You?

While there are different ways to build an energy efficient home, one of the methods rising in popularity is called “net zero energy".

How Do You Choose the Right Heating System For Your New Home?

It’s important to decide on your heating system early in your project, because some of the options will affect how your home is built. Be sure to ask your builder the benefits and restrictions of each heating system you’re considering for your new home.

Creating Comfort in Your New Basement

This is done by insulating the basement floor before the concrete slab is poured. The insulation will separate the warm interior space from the cold ground, preventing heat loss through...

The Best Light is Natural Light!

There are many benefits to having more natural light in your home. For one, utilizing natural light instead of turning on your light fixtures saves energy and thus lowers your...

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