The Real Secrets To A Super Efficient Passive Solar House


It’s The Details That Make All The Difference

The term passive house  refers to the rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint.  It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space heating or cooling.

This video is going to show you the many details for achieving super efficiency starting at the foundation footing, up through the basement walls and on to the framed structure.

You might be surprised here that we are not talking about capturing the heat from the sun and storing it in this video. That’s another great technique for another blog post.

You are about to discover where many of the heat loss problem areas are and some of the best ways to to build a house that avoids these losses.

Watch this informative video.


Now that we’ve got the inside nice and airtight and warm, let’s look at some outside and the finishing details.

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