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To meet the most stringent building energy use standards in the world, SURE HOUSE has teamed up with the air-sealing experts at 475 High Performance Building Supply.
Popular Science
4/27/2015
Over the next few weeks we hope to show the entire process and how it applies to the SURE HOUSE, but the simple answer is; with the use of specialized tapes and membranes. Because this practice is still new to the United States and these specialized materials are not yet manufactured here, we enlisted the help of 475...
IN THE PRESS
12/8/2016
The key for energy efficient buildings is effective air control
6/24/2016
Spot The Passive House!
6/16/2016
Fighting Climate Change From the Ground Up: Over 700 Building Professionals Unite at the NAPHN Conference
4/22/2016
Passive House Unveiled in Berks
4/21/16
Passive House Part 3: Sealing It Up
3/25/2016
Unvented Flat Roofs: Theory Meets Practice
2/23/2015
Passive House interest a growing Canadian trend
9/22/2015
Weatherproof Window Installation
9/21/2015
An Active Market For Passive
9/18/2015
The House That Could Save The World
8/5/2015
Construction Guide Tweaks Traditional Details for Energy Efficiency
7/24/2015
Resource: High Performance I-Joist Walls
7/2/2015
Major Surgery for a Failing Fat Wall
7/1/2015
Passive house: A road map for radically reducing energy consumption?
6/29/2015
World's tallest passive house tower to be built in New York City
6/17/2015
New Book Details I-Joist Construction
6/10/2015
A Straw-Bale Home in Vermont
4/28/2015
The Art of High Performance Building
3/17/2015
How to build a Passive House off-grid, and without foam
1/22/2015
Creator of WUFI Pro to Conduct Training in New York City
1/22/2015
A Modern Trailer is an Experiment in Small-Space Living
1/20/2015
Thermos-Like Passive Homes Aggressively Save Energy
1/20/2015
How 475 can help you achieve a high performance home
1/14/2015
Leaf 3 is a tiny house designed for seriously cold climates
1/13/2015
Leaf House Version.3: A tiny house for sub-zero temperatures
12/30/2014
Building Airtightness Specialists Offer New Solutions to Canadian Builders
12/17/2014
Free book tells you how to insulate old brick buildings without them falling apart in a few years
12/17/2014
Reviving Old Masonry Buildings
12/12/2014
Reinventing Old Brick Buildings for the New Energy Future
10/13/2014
Enclosing and Strapping a Passive House Roof
9/30/2014
Ecological Building Innovator Brings Airtight Intelligence
9/9/2014
Paneling Passive
8/22/2014
New Inch-Pound Version of the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) to Be Launched at NAPHN14 Conference & Expo
8/5/2014
High Performance Building Materials Create Affordable Passive House Strategies
7/30/2014
Aiming for Truly Sustainable Buildings
7/11/2014
475 High Performance Building Supply Debuts New Website as a Resource for Airtight, High Performance Construction
5/30/2014
New Green Building Products - May 2014
5/13/2014
A Passivhaus Conference in Germany
4/2/2014
Testing Pressure-Sensitive Tapes: Rounds Two and Three
3/11/2014
Vapor Open Monolith
12/13/2014
Maine Single-Family Home: Designed and built by Chris Corson, EcoCor Design/Build
3/24/2014
Wrapping an Old House in a Passive House Puffy Jacket
2/15/2014
Industry Partners Seek to Push the Envelope on High Performance Insulation
2/7/2014
A Passivhaus-Certified Skylight Hits the U.S.
1/28/2014
Passive House Skylights Now Available in the US
12/23/2013
One of Chicago’s First Passive Houses
11/25/2013
The Top 10 Innovations at Greenbuild 2013 in Philadelphia
11/1/2013
Aiming for Truly Sustainable Buildings
10/15/2013
Passive House: Capturing Energy and Imagination, Part 1
10/4/2013
Resilient and Sustainable, Passive House Grows at Greenbuild 2013: Expo, Presentations, Tours and Workshops
8/14/2013
The Passive House: Sealed for Freshness
8/13/2013
Passive House - The Only Place Where Real Innovation Is Happening?
8/1/2013
Building Efficiency and Blower Doors: Essential Responses to Sandy
7/31/2013
Smart Vapor Retarders: Not Just Your Grandmother’s Poly
7/4/2013
A Declaration of Independence from Foam Plastic Insulation
6/25/2013
From Tyvek to Pro Clima: The Evolution of Weather-Resistive Barriers
1/30/2013
Q&A with Ken Levenson
1/18/2013
Inside Brooklyn's Passive Houses
12/18/2012
13 Reasons to Plan a Foam-Free Enclosure 
12/1/2012
Eye on Alumni, Ken Levenson 
10/19/2012
Building Energy 2012 - 475 High Performance Building Supply (Video) 
10/15/2012
Inside Haus 96, America's First Multi-Family Passive House 
9/26/2012
In the shadow of the Barclays Center, a multifamily passive house retrofit 
9/24/2012
Breathe Easy
9/1/2012
How “Smart” Vapor Retarders Work
8/27/2012
A Home Energy Revolution, Chris Corson projects using SOLITEX MENTO 
7/18/2012
Elevating the Discourse
6/28/2012
475 Gets Passionate
6/21/2012
Understanding Energy Efficient Building Standards: A Look at Passive House 
5/14/2012
Brooklyn Multifamily Development Brings Passive House Certification to U.S. 
5/6/2012
Super-Efficient Winter Cabin 
2/26/2012
Building a Green Future 
12/1/2011
‘Zero-Energy’ Construction Crosses the Ocean 
11/25/2011
European Products for Building Tight Homes 
7/13/2011
Getting Active With Passive Houses
7/10/2011
Stickiness explained, making building tapes and membranes stay put 
6/15/2011
NY Passive House President Ken Levenson on the booming Passiv Haus Movement 
4/22/2011
Living in a Thermos 
3/11/2011
A Trend-Setting Building With a Small Carbon Footprint Grows in Brooklyn 
2/12/2011
Passive House Comes to Brooklyn Heights 
2/1/2011
Preservation & Passive House Working Together In NYC 
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