With utility prices burdening many Canadian families, Net Zero homes are back in the news (as we see in this segment on CBC). Builders are being asked by government and consumers to demonstrate that their homes are energy efficient. And the leaders are going beyond this to construct Net Zero homes that produce as much energy as they consume.read more
Building Knowledge has been fortunate to be on the forefront of one of the most exciting movements in Canada’s residential energy efficiency market. As Chair of the Canadian Home Builders’ Association’s Net Zero Energy (NZE) Housing Council, Andrew Oding (Senior Building Science Associate at BKC) sees clear and powerful changes coming to the industry over the next few years.read more
The November Building Knowledge Canada Newsletter has arrived! There is a lot happening in the Canadian Building industry this month.
Find tips on selecting the best windows, how to properly insulate a basement, how to get your residential development ENERGY STAR® certified and more!