Green Interior Design – Eco-Friendly and Healthy

Why build conventionally when you can have just as beautiful of a space, without sacrificing the aesthetic, which has made far less impact on the environment? Sustainable interior design is a harmony between the… Continue reading

Fort St. John Passive House showing off for the International Passive House Days 2015

  For more images and info on this project, please visit http://www.markenprojects.com/en/fort-st-john-passive-house.html.

Doors swing open to the public at the Fort St. John Passive House

A list of Passive House suitable windows available in Canada & USA – by Marken Design + Consulting

Seven years ago we started designing high performance homes in Canada including to standards such as Net Zero and Passive House. One of the biggest obstacles back then was the lack of high quality, energy efficient… Continue reading

Update: Passive House Incentives in Vancouver – New COV Green Buildings Rezoning Policies include Passive House

Vancouver includes International Passive House Standard in their bylaws For those who have been working on bringing the Passive House design principles mainstream in Canada over the last couple of years, this development is quite satisfying:  As… Continue reading