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Passive House Goes Prefab

Passive House Goes Prefab

Passive House Goes Prefab Growing their media offerings, the team at Passive House Accelerator have released the first edition of their magazine, entitled “Passive Goes Prefab”. It chronicles the Prefab companies working to turn high performance construction into a streamlined factory operation, delivering panelized or modular pack … read more

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Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian Hayes, Part: 1

Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian Hayes, Part: 1

Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian HayesPart: 1 In Part 1 of this series, Brian Hayes of Bellwether Craftsmen Vermont shares his experience and knowledge on how we can address embodied carbon in our own practice. What is embodied carbon and why does it matter? When the building industry talks about carbon e … read more

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475 Video: Sauna Uses SOLITEX FRONTA QUATTRO and CONSTIVAP

475 Video: Sauna Uses SOLITEX FRONTA QUATTRO and CONSTIVAP

Sauna Uses FRONTA QUATTRO and CONSTIVAP Note: This video was made in 2014. As of summer of 2020, we have discontinued used of Pro Clima's DA membrane as our go-to vapor retarding membrane and have replaced it with Pro Clima's CONSTIVAP PLUS. As summer winds down, it's time to look forward to the things that will get us through … read more

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4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020

4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020

4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020 Written by Jeremy Latriano - 475's Daylighting Product Consultant Early in 475’s partnership with Lamilux, there were very few projects utilizing the PR-60 Glass Roof System. In fact, as recently as 2018 there were fewer than 5 PR-60s across North America. One of the best parts … read more

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475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada

475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada

475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada As so many of us are working from our own pods and bubbles this year, 475 is reinventing our annual year-in-review post into a blog series with each post written by a different member of 475’s Sales Team reflecting on stories and trends in their territory. Part 5 is by … read more

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475’s Year In Review, Part 4: Oliver Klein in New England

475’s Year In Review, Part 4: Oliver Klein in New England

475’s Year In Review, Part 4: Oliver Klein in New England As so many of us are working from our own pods and bubbles this year, 475 is reinventing our annual year-in-review post into a blog series with each post written by a different member of 475’s Sales Team reflecting on stories and trends in their territory. Part 4 is by Olive … read more

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