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How the BC Energy Step Code Works

2019-03-17T22:33:45-07:00

The Province of British Columbia first introduced energy efficiency as a BC Building Code objective in 2008. Ever since, designers and builders have had the option to use either “prescriptive” or “performance” approaches to comply with the code’s efficiency requirements.

How the BC Energy Step Code Works2019-03-17T22:33:45-07:00

A Game Changer for Airtight Construction

2019-03-17T22:21:20-07:00

A Game Changer for Airtight Construction?It’s rare for one innovation to transform a whole industry. But a new air-sealing technology called AeroBarrier may be poised to do exactly that for energy-efficient homebuilding in the United States.In a time when production builders are struggling to make their houses airtight enough to meet the 3 or 5 [...]

A Game Changer for Airtight Construction2019-03-17T22:21:20-07:00