2 inch Retrun Water Line and UV Treatment Tank

2 inch Retrun Water Line and UV Treatment Tank

Eco – Pure Peat Moss Biofilter Onsite Wastewater Treatment System

Eco - Pure Peat Moss Biofilter Onsite Wastewater Treatment System

Biofilter Tank is set and the lid is installed and the tank is piped but not connected to the septic tank at this point. The septic tank is connected to the waist water system and has been filled with 1,000 gallons of water to settle it in, during construction there is no way to guarantee that Biofilter toxic/clogging materials will not be washed down the drain Low VOC Paints, Stain, Varnishes, Drywall Joint Compound, ect. The septic tank will collect all of this material and it will be cleaned out before the final connection to the Biofilter system.

International Passive House Days

For the last 8 years, owners, architects and residents of Passive House buildings across the globe have opened their doors to the public on the second weekend of November for the International Passive House Days. Those wanting to share their…

IPHA News

Press Release 16 May 2012 PassREg: Passive House Regions with Renewable Energies Passive House Institute introduces new EU funded project Go to full press release (also attached as pdf) 16 May 2012/Darmstadt, Germany: Making frontrunners visible – supporting potential frontrunners.…

Certified Passive House Tradesman Training – A First for New York

Certified Passive House Tradesman Training in New York City 21 - 25 May 2012 The world renowned Passive House Academy (PHA) in collaboration with the Association for Energy Affordability (AEA) is delighted to announce details of it’s first Certified Passive…

Existing Buildings Air Sealing and Insulation Protocols for Major Renovations while Adding New Additions

In our current real estate market, more people are adding space to their existing homes, or gut rehabbing existing homes, condominiums, and or buildings.  In our RESENT Rater practice we have an opportunity to review a lot of plan sets…

Le Belvedere Passive House Site Visit and Air Test Results

Well I have just returned from Canada where we had a site visit/inspection, ventilation meeting, and our first blower door test!!  All of the windows are installed and we are waiting on the doors, so we used plastic and plywood…

Two RESNET Rater Training Sessions Planned

Building Science Institute Inc is offering the classes at the Chicago Center for Green Technology (CCGT). The classes are approved by the AIA for 46 CEU’s and the course numbers are 31212 B and 31212 C You can see the…

Passive House Academy Training In Chicago 3/9/12

Passive House Primer Course in Chicago, March 9th @ 12 noon Don't miss this 3 hour AIA Accredited course commencing @ 12 noon at Greendepot, 2500 N. Pulaski, Chicago, IL 60639. Full details can be found at this link. Please…

Passive House Project Presentation in Amman, Jordan

Jordan Green Building Council Subject: Join us for the premier Green Building conference in Jordan! Greetings, 7 days left for The Think Green conference that will be held in Amman for the 4th time under the Royal Patronage of HRH…