Passive Design

A Passive House Project in Washington, D.C.
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A Passive House Project in Washington, D.C.

Custom Home explores a passive house project recently completed in Washington, D.C... More

Passive Solar Vs. Passive House
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Passive Solar Vs. Passive House

Architect Dennis Wedlick, a Vision 2020 chair for Building Design + Performance,... More

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Packaging Passive House, Bringing It to the Masses Packaging Passive House, Bringing It to the Masses

Adam Cohen is a man on a mission: He's packaging Passive House and bringing it to the masses. More

Zero Cottage, San Francisco
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Zero Cottage, San Francisco

The Zero Cottage generates energy as well as artistic flair using reclaimed... More

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Riverfront Farmhouse, Concord, Mass. Riverfront Farmhouse, Concord, Mass.

Grand Award, 2014 Custom Home Design Awards More

Pumpkin Ridge Passive House, North Plains, Ore.
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Pumpkin Ridge Passive House, North Plains, Ore.

The Farris family, along with their builder Hammer & Hand, share the decisions... More

Finalists Announced in 2014 Passive House Award
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Finalists Announced in 2014 Passive House Award

Finalists Announced in 2014 Passive House Award More

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Practice: Beyond the House Practice: Beyond the House

How do residential architects break into new building types? More

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Book Review: Classic & Modern: Signature Styles Book Review: Classic & Modern: Signature Styles

Alan Barlis and Dennis Wedlick's new book illustrates the breadth of their firm's range and the depth of their fluency. More

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Pushing the Envelope Pushing the Envelope

Custom Home's newest guest blogger, Paul Raymer, is a building science teacher. He names the books that have taught him the most, the breakthroughs that matter, and why passive building is making strides. More

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