Entries by BuildingLogic

Curious about Indoor Air Quality?

Hearing the words “air pollution” usually brings to mind images of cars and factories spewing contaminants, but few people think about the quality of indoor air.  Most of our exposure to environmental pollutants occurs from breathing indoor air, which contains up to 100 times more pollutants than outdoor air. What produces these pollutants?  Mold caused […]

What is Passivehouse

Passive House, or Passivhaus as it is known in Europe, is both a building energy performance standard and a set of design and construction principles used to achieve the standard. Buildings that meet the standard are ultra-low energy buildings that use 80 to 90 percent less energy for heating and cooling than conventional equivalent buildings, […]