Wasaga Beach community billed as ‘the total package’ still going strong after 12 year
Some might say it’s like living in another place and time.
But that’s not all they would say....
The American Institute of Architects Select the 2013 COTE Top Ten Green Projects
Projects showcase excellence in sustainable design principles and reduced energy consumption
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment (COTE) have selected the top ten examples of....
Brooks + Scarpa
Location of Project: Venice, CA
Total Square Footage: 4200 sq. ft.
Total Cost: $1.7 mil
The Yin-Yang House is a net-zero energy single-family home in a quiet Venice, CA....
A benchmark in North America
Innovative sustainable home near St. Louis certified as industry’s first Active House
An innovative sustainable building project near St. Louis, Missouri, has been certified as the first Active House in North....
Wood Solutions – Innovations and Opportunities for the 21st Century
By Adam Robertson, M.A.Sc., EIT
When Gustave Eiffel, proposed building a skeletal steel structure for the Paris World Fair, he was ridiculed by professional engineers and most of high society in....
Ahead of the curve
Sloot Construction’s custom home in Guelph receives first certification in Canada in new Energy Star for New Homes standard
John Sloot realizes his company is a step ahead when it....
Attention to [green] detail
SevernWoods Construction works with eco-minded couple for award-winning renovation of 1950s home
By Greg McMillan
Completing a successful green renovation of an older home is easier than most people think.
Look no further....
World’s largest wooden structure
Spain’s Metropol Parasol a magnet for tourists, with a honeycomb design featuring museum, farmers’ market, elevated plaza and panoramic terrace
Its claim to fame – recognition as the world’s largest....
CaraCo Development reaps benefits of innovative project partnership with Union Gas
CaraCo Development Corporation is attracting attention from cost-conscious new home buyers.
The Kingston-based company, known as a leader in lifestyle development,....