Apr , A foundation wall comprises a plurality of abutting, generally upright structural insulated panels, each of the panels comprising a slab of insulation sandwiched (e.g CAN CSA S M, Construction of Preserved Wood foundations, a standard required by the National Building Code of Canada).
Apr , A Wood Panel System for Passivhaus The main BC Passive House in Canada has a manufacturing plant that s making these panels, and I thought it would be interesting to share what s inside the company s next gen, As for the wall section (R), from the exterior to the interior, the prefab panel has .
Jun , The townhouses are framed in Canadian softwood In a nearby conference building, part of a Tianjin ecodistrict that is a billion showcase for green urban development and is supported by the Canadian government, strips of drywall have been cut out to expose thick wooden wall timbers, also imported
Jun , Since a wall must do several things at once often in conflict with each other the panel s focus on energy efficiency is notable would make the building close to carbon positive due to the low embodied energy in transportation for the lightweight panels and the sequestered carbon in the wood.
Feb , If you re a wallpaper phobe, son suggests installing a wallpapered panel on the wall in place of a headboard with a bit of inexpensive wood trim and a single roll of wallpaper, you can create a touch of fun Layer cake Winning design element A casually layered bedscape is the icing on the cake
Nov , This wonderful hideaway nestled in the mountains of Quebec, Canada, boasts all the amenities of modern facilities It was designed The construction has polished concrete floors and ceilings lined with light wood The house Alain Carle Much of the energy in the house comes from photovoltaic panels.
Nov , Inside this angular burnt timber sauna by Canadian studio Partisans a cavernous cedar interior emulates the form of a seaside grotto The designers lined the space with curved wooden panelling, creating an undulating interior terrain encompassing a traditional stepped sauna seating arrangement and