July 9, 2014
By far the weakest link in a Passive House, these imported windows must be installed perfectly.
May 14, 2014
Double-stud walls and trusses create the ideal shell for an economical and efficient building.
May 13, 2014
April 23, 2014
Here’s how the tough lessons of the collapse made us more-responsible builders
March 5, 2014
If you aren’t insulating the edge, you’re only doing half the job.
February 27, 2014
In this video, see the crew install a 10-inch-thick insulated slab assembly, which provides an R value of 50 in the floor system.
January 13, 2014
In this video, architect Steve Baczek demonstrates how to create an airtight mudsill, one of the most critical components to a Passive House.
January 8, 2014
You only have one chance to get this critical detail perfect.
November 7, 2013
One architect’s approach to designing a house to meet the country’s most stringent energy requirement.
November 6, 2013
This design video is the first in a series of articles and companion videos focused on the theory and design of a particular Passive House project located in Falmouth, Mass.
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