December 20, 2016

Year in Review: 6 Bright Spots from 2016

2016 was a good year for high-performance and Passive House building. 475 is grateful to participate in making a new paradigm for robust sustainability. We are inspired by the great work our customers do across Canada and the United States. Here’s a sampling of things that came about in 2016 to give us hope in these dark […]

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September 28, 2015 highlights a DIY Passive House project

How to Build a Passive House Off-grid, and Without Foam by Andrew Michler, offers some creative solutions to a DIY project. The author, along with “an unseasoned team”, went on a building adventure to create a place to live in the Colorado Rockies that would be warm enough in the winter without working heat. He […]

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