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To boost the indoor air quality of new homes, turn to these two common, energy-efficient ventilation strategies.
Find winter comfort in a high-performance house. With a heat recovery ventilation system you can more-efficiently heat your home.
Make homegrown tomatoes the star of tonight’s dinner with Marcella Hazan’s Tomato Sauce with Butter and Onion. Made with just three ingredients, this sweet, rich sauce is a classic.
Super energy-efficient homeowner Sarah Lozanova answers some of the most common questions she has received from friends and family about her high-performance house.
Living in a high-efficiency home can be a bit of an adjustment. Follow these four expert tips to make the transition go more smoothly.
Architect and Passive House consultant Mark Miller explores high-performance windows, a key element in reaching the Passive House standard.
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