The Concept of "Active House"

August 15, 2017 Anthony Naimo

Icynene Building Genius Podcast speaks to Russell Ibbotson, Technical Manager at VELUX Canada, a manufacturer of residential and commercial skylights. Russell and his young family were the "test" family in the Great Gulf Home's project - Active House Centennial Park - in a neighborhood of Toronto, Canada. Russell talks about the concept of Active House and the design approach, and shares his own experience living in one.

 

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