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And other techniques to achieve net-zero

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We industry leader in sustainable design, eco buildings Passive Architects Northern Ireland or passivhaus and Zero Carbon in Northern Ireland NI. Houses In Ireland, Ireland Homes, Building Design, Building A House, Cottage Extension, Bungalow Renovation, Passive House, Architect House, Facade House

Marshall McCann Architects - PASSIVE HOUSE ARCHITECTS

Award winning architects in NI. Small house extensions, one-off Passive houses, residential developments, commercial, retail projects. Free Consultation.

Interior: Rammed Earth walls: good insulation saves money on heating and cooling also can gives the walls a interesting and unquie look Rammed Earth Homes, Rammed Earth Wall, Super Adobe, Sustainable Architecture, Residential Architecture, Contemporary Architecture, Earthy Home, Recycled House, Passive Design

Rammed Earth Homes

Rammed Earth Architecture What is a rammed earth structure, you might ask? Rammed earth is a technique used in the building of walls using the raw materials of earth, chalk, lime and gravel. It is an ancient building method that has seen a revival in recent years as people seek more sustainable building materials and natural building methods. Rammed earth…

Glasswood Passive House Wall Assembly - Hammer and Hand Detail Architecture, Passive Design, Home Insulation, Energy Efficient Homes, Energy Efficiency, Exterior Cladding, Passive House, Construction, Sustainable Architecture

4 Years, 5 Walls, 6 Projects: 
NW Passive House Lessons

High performance builder explains lessons learned over six different Passive House projects. Get a detailed look at Passive House wall assemblies.

5 Things to Know About a Geothermal Heat Pump - Article: The Family Handyman - Heat Pumps - Renewable Energy, Solar Energy, Solar Power, The Family Handyman, Heat Pump System, Geothermal Energy, Solar Projects, Energy Projects, Heat Exchanger

5 Things to Know About a Geothermal Heat Pump

We list the pros and cons of geothermal heating systems and help you decide if it's best for your home. Find if the geothermal heat pump cost fits for you.

A good graphic that represents the thermal heat flow through materials in a section to demonstrate the properties of thermal breaking to avoid thermal bridging. Green Architecture, Architecture Drawings, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Architecture Details, Passive Solar Homes, Passive House, Planer Layout, Passive Design

Sam Rodell | Architect

Take a look at what happens when we detail footings for passive house performance... or rather, what does not happen. In mainstream 'built to code'...

Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) 30 Life cycle embodied energy plus operating energy of the building; Jacobson, 2012 Passive H. Passive Design, Passive House, Life Cycles, Energy Efficiency, New Kids, Pittsburgh, The Neighbourhood, Construction

New Kid on the Block: Passive House Comes into Pittsburgh's Neighborh…

Super energy efficient and modern Passive House Duplex has been designed for Squirrel Hill neighborhood in Pittsburgh, PA. A Passive House is so well insulated…

house wall buildup The IG passive house shows on the fair this wall construction. With wall is achieved. Isolation Facade, Passive House Design, Solar House, House Wall, Sustainable Design, House In The Woods, Architecture Details, Building A House, Insulation

Passive house wall buildup

The IG passive house shows on the fair this wall construction. With 50cm wall is u=0.1 achieved. Exactly what I promoted 1991.

 Solar and Environmental Design Detail Architecture, Green Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Sustainable Design, Eco Energie, Passive House Design, Passive Cooling, Passive Solar Homes, Solar House

Solar Cabins - David Wright, Architect

Solar Design Building Technology Structural Insulated Panel (SIP) Passive Solar As an early pioneer in passive solar design, David has designed solar architecture for virtually all climate zones and has authored three books which have helped define the principles of architectural climate design and the types of architectural solutions which are the mainstream concepts today.…

Protecto Wrap Premium Energy Sill Sealer combines a full closed cell polyethylene foam with an aggressive self adhesive waterproofing membrane that conforms and seals off the voids and irregularies between the top of the foundation and sill plate. Passive Design, Passive House, Seals, Save Energy, Adhesive, Entryway Tables, Foundation, Plate, Construction

Premium Energy Sill Sealer®

Protecto Wrap Premium Energy Sill Sealer combines a full 3/8″ closed cell polyethylene foam with an aggressive self adhesive waterproofing membrane that conforms and seals off the voids and irregularies between the top of the foundation and sill plate. The thick closed cell foam sill sealer forming a gasket seal to virtually eliminate any air, moisture and insect/rodent infiltration beneath the sill plate.

Last Thursday we poured the slab on a bed of Rockboard We had two layers with staggered seams. The vapor barrier is placed over the mineral wool and taped prior to pouring the slab. Mineral Wool, Floor Insulation, Green House Design, Passive Design, Passive House, Green Materials, Garage, Sustainability, Building A House

net zero | passive house, maryland: foam-free, mineral wool underslab insulation installed – Brennan + Company

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