Late in 2021 we visited a build using one of our passive house kits in the Victoria Harbour area of Ontario.Read More
Has the US Inflation Reduction Act got you thinking about heat pumps?
Earlier this season the US administration introduced rebates and tax incentives for US homeowners purchasing heat pumps.Read More
ERV Post Follow Up
Earlier this spring we posted an article on Pre-certified Passive Components: ERV or energy recovery ventilators. The “fresh air machine” of passive homes, including those built by EkoBuilt, ERVs are a vital component and worthy of close inspection. The unit we recommend is the Jablotron Futura Passive ERV and it’s pre-certified by the IPHA.
We fielded a couple of great questions following that post and want to answer them here:Read More
Pre-certified Passive Components: ERV
As we talked about in our last post on passive windows and doors, pre-certified components are a thing. They make meeting the passive house standard that much easier (whether you plan to officially certify your home or not).Read More