Affordable Passive House
Passive house building techniques
Highly Insulated Building Envelope
Employs continuous insulation throughout its entire envelope without any thermal bridging.
Continuous air sealed layer
The building envelope is extremely airtight, preventing infiltration of outside air and loss of conditioned air.
Eliminate Thermal Bridges
Heat Recovery Ventilation
Uses some form of balanced heat- and moisture-recovery ventilation.
High Performance Glazing
Employs high-performance windows (double or triple-paned windows depending on climate and building type) and doors