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Comparing Insulation Systems

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Fiberglass Batts Fiberglass batts are the insulation system that all other insulation systems compare their insulation to. Fiberglass was developed in the 1930s by accident when pouring glass. It is made by heating sand, turning it into glass. Recycled glass is commonly used in the making of fiberglass to varying amounts, one company is guaranteeing 60% recycled. […]

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Why a Passive House?

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A Passive House is a home designed with efficiency, integrity, durability and comfort in mind. God and the Devil are in the details. Super Efficiency means significantly reduced energy consumption. It also is environmentally responsible. Integrity refers to the craft of building a home. The details are critical to building a home like this. Durability means the building […]

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