Concentration of CO2 in the Atmosphere

At Your Holiday Party, Ventilate Like Your Life Depends on It

By Matt Power, Editor-In-Chief of Green Builder Media

originally posted here

Perhaps we’ll never agree on masks, vaccines and lockdowns, but can we please agree that a ventilated home is the safest way to gather this year?


I’m not going to spend much time laying out the situation. We’re facing a […]

How Safe Is Your Indoor Air?

Barbara and Greg Whitchurch

Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) refers to the quality of the air within buildings, especially as it relates to the health and comfort of the occupants. A home that’s healthful for the occupants has the proper moisture level, is pest-free, contaminate-free, and well-ventilated with filtered outside air.

Health effects of […]

Energy Recovery Ventilation

RenewAire Energy Recovery Ventilator. Image courtesy of RenewAire.

By George Harvey

Sometimes it seems builders and architects have settled into a chorus, all chanting the same thing. Whether the current verse is about LEED Platinum buildings, achieving zero net energy or better, or passive house standards, the chorus seems to […]