What Is The Strongest Foundation For A House


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Passive House is “In” in 2017

Green Building Law Update

As you consider what’s “in” and what’s “out” in 2017, within the realm of green building, Passive House is in. This “passive” approach, in contrast with active systems based on a constant supply of conditioned air by HVAC systems is the basis of Passive House.

Recycling Housing


When built, housing is usually priced and sold or rented at a rate in line with the local community. Upper income areas get higher priced housing while mid-level areas get a broader range of pricing commensurate with the full range of incomes there.

3 Construction Strategies for Senior Community Housing Renovation Projects

Commercial Construction

Additionally, many national senior housing operators are in “acquisition” mode and are boosting their portfolio by snapping up value-add properties they can remodel and put under their brand umbrella.

Affordable Housing


median income and housing affordability according to the NAHB (National Assn. of Home Builders) / Wells Fargo HOI (Housing Opportunity Index ). As virus mitigation efforts show signs of success, workers will return to their jobs, and housing will help lead the economic recovery.

How I built that: The hell and heaven of house builders

Lets Build

House building projects are tough. House builders have to take into account a plethora of parameters in order to successfully design, develop and eventually. Construction Management construction software for house builders house builder pains house building cost house building pains

2020 Housing Giants [Builder Rankings]

Pro Builder

2020 Housing Giants [Builder Rankings]. Each annual Housing Giants list is a snapshot in time of builders’ perceived opportunities and challenges. In 2019, at long last, housing data started showing the fruits of the industry’s labors. 2020 HOUSING GIANTS QUICK DATA DIVE.

The biggest house builders in the UK

Lets Build

The UK market is experiencing a shortage of houses at the moment, which has led to a higher demand. A demand which has had a positive impact on the big house builders of the UK. Construction Biggest construction home builder house builder project management Uk

Modularity in Housing


Another reaction to the pandemic has been an increased interest in modular housing. Modular or system-built housing hasn’t been as popular with the market as site-built homes, but the COVID-19 pandemic might be changing that.

What?s the cheapest way to build a house?

Lets Build

What’s the cheapest way to build a house? Finding the most affordable way to build a house might sound like a lot of work. Construction Management build a house cheapest way to build a house contractor home building

Cottonwood House

SAB Magazine

The Cottonwood Passive House is one of the first homes in Alberta built to the Passive House standard. EcoHouse CanPhi David Zeibin ecoHouse Canada German Passive House standard passive house Passive House Standard sustainable architecture and building

Eco-Friendly Alternative Housing

Natural Building

Here is a list compiled by The Edge of Malaysia of eco-friendly alternative housing, Photo by Øyvind Holmstad. Finished off with plaster a straw bale house is airtight, pest-proof and fireproof, making it sturdy and impossible to be blown down.

House Democrats introduce $494B transportation bill

Construction Dive

Construction industry officials say comprehensive legislation could generate construction jobs and help with the post-COVID-19 economic recovery

How to Find House Construction Cost


How to Find House Construction Cost Any house construction work started before need some basic detail like before staring work completion. How much cost requirement in house construction.

The Factors Keeping the Housing Market Afloat

Pro Builder

The Factors Keeping the Housing Market Afloat. For several months, it appeared as though the housing market would be seeing its darkest days. But even with growing unemployment and an entire pandemic, the housing market exceeded expectations and continues to see positive numbers.

5 reasons universities are renovating student housing


As universities strive to offer student housing that aligns with the expectations of contemporary students, many are faced with the need to renovate or replace existing residence halls to provide a modern array of amenities.

Global Solutions House

SAB Magazine

Designed and built as an Aging-in-Place affordable housing model with the possibility for a secondary suite, the Passive E House will serve in part as a demonstration.

The future of sustainable and affordable housing

Lets Build

Global warming is one of the main reasons why sustainable housing is ideal for future construction. Today in many countries there is a lack of housing while population growth is increasing and poverty is found all over the world.

Sustainability in Multifamily Housing

Collaborative Construction

What can the built industry do to encourage sustainability in multifamily housing complexes in the Cincinnati area?

Passive Narrow House

SAB Magazine

Located in a jungle of hip roofs, white vinyl, and pink stucco in East Vancouver, the Passive Narrow House makes green home ownership more affordable through careful planning, use of simple forms, and a combination of inexpensive yet durable materials that reduce maintenance costs.

Passive House Case Study

SAB Magazine

The Salus Corporation is a Canadian charity that provides housing and support services for clients with mental health needs.

New-build Housing: A Question of Quality?

Viewpoint Construction Technology

New initiatives, technology adopting driving better quality among UK home construction projects. Construction Best Practices

5 Tips to Buying a Luxury Lake House in Minnesota

Construction Marketing

The scenic view surrounding your house should be eye-catching and breathtaking. All this can be achieved by finding the perfect lake house. Below are some of the tips that will help you buy a luxury lake house in Minnesota: 1. The services include Lake House plans that are specially designed to your taste. When it comes to buying luxury houses, a qualified agent would be to your benefit. An agent will act as a guide to your dream lake house.

Shell House in Japan

Natural Building

Hidden among the trees in Nagano Prefecture, Japan is a small earthen house designed by Tono Mirai Architects. Shell House took inspiration from natural forms to create a small, organic building that blends into the surrounding forest.

Passive House picks up steam


Its 20 floors of office space—which Handel Architects designed in collaboration with MIT’s Metabolic Design Office—are being taken one step further to meet the Passive House Institute’s rigorous standards for energy efficiency

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10 house building strategies that actually work

Lets Build

Guest Posts guest posts home building software house builders house building strategiesManaging a range of construction projects at one time is incredibly challenging, don’t delude yourself into thinking otherwise.

Aspen Root Passive House

SAB Magazine

The Aspen Root Passive Home is the culmination of a 25-year journey for the owners who both work in the environmental industry and are committed to reducing their own ecological footprint.

Housing Market’s Contribution to GDP Highest in 13 Years

Pro Builder

Housing Market’s Contribution to GDP Highest in 13 Years. The current market’s historically low interest rates, housing shortage, and revived interest on the importance of the home have proven that housing will lead the economic recovery, according to NAHB.

What?s the cheapest way to build a house?

Lets Build

Finding the most affordable way to build a house might sound like a lot of work. Construction Management build a house cheapest way to build a house contractor home buildingThat’s the million dollar question for many people out there. Truth is that it can be really challenging. Nevertheless, with the right plan and some good research, it can be much easier than you think. What you always need.

Kenogami House

SAB Magazine

The Kenogami House in Saguenay, Quebec is the first home built under Ecohome’s Net Zero Heat program. Building Case Studies EcoHouse Award from Green Builder© Media Best Resilient Design ecoHouse Canada LEED point score Mike Reynolds Net Zero Heat program The Kenogami House

Clark Construction deploys simple solution for in-house inspections

Construction Dive

Cellphone videoconferencing from jobsites has taken on greater importance for contractors since the COVID-19 pandemic began

Rethinking Housing to Rebuild America's Post-Pandemic Economy

Pro Builder

Rethinking Housing to Rebuild America's Post-Pandemic Economy. Emotional and behavioral problems are linked to poor quality housing, zip codes can make a 30-year difference in a person’s lifespan, and access to high-quality education depends on location. Why focus on housing?

Building a Straw Bale House in Thailand

Natural Building

This video shows how a straw bale house in Thailand might be built. The post Building a Straw Bale House in Thailand appeared first on Natural Building Blog.

Modern Passive House

Jetson Green

Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Innovative New Passive House Prefab. Small Passive House Can be Built in Just 10 Days. Passive House alternative energy energy efficiency green building green technology modern architecture modern design net-zero passive house passivhaus

How to Keep Residents Happy During a Senior Housing Community Renovation

Commercial Construction

Last month, I had the opportunity to check in with an Illinois Real Estate Journal reporter for a feature on the latest trends in senior housing ( you can read the article here ). Englewood recently renovated this occupied senior housing community in Nevada.

Passive House set to make strides

SAB Magazine

Viewpoint Canadian Passive House Institute MURBs passive house Passive House Standard Rob Bernhardt The fundamentals of Passive HouseEnergy efficiency is not the only consideration in designing sustainable buildings, but most would say that it's at the top of the list.

Strathcona Net Zero House

SAB Magazine

The Strathcona Net Zero House, with an Energuide Rating of 95, is located in the 100 year-old neighbourhood of Old Strathcona in Edmonton.

Student housing vs. multifamily housing—what are the differences?


ulti-family housing and student housing have many similarities. Not only do they share many of the same building methods and construction types, but design team members skilled in multi-family housing often adjust well to student housing

Zombie House Flipping

Contractor Magazine

Noritz tankless unit key component of historic residential rehab