What is Hempcrete? [Custom Home Build]
What is Hempcrete? Hempcrete is a natural building material composed of hemp hurds, lime-based binder, and water. The material is considered a "hemp-lime bio-composite" in industrial terms. The hemp hurds are processed from the hemp stalk which is then dried and shredded to a wood-chip consistency. The hurds are combined in a mixing drum with the lime-based binder and water until you've reached the desired consistency. Workers then use a small tote (approx 25L) to transfer th
Hempcrete [Building Solutions for the Future]
To fight the existential crises our planet faces, we need green building solutions for today and for the future. Hempcrete is that solution.
Net Zero Custom House Design [Penticton]
What Is Net Zero? "A Net Zero Home produces as much energy as it consumes and is up to 80% more energy-efficient than a home built to conventional standards." (Canadian Home Builders Association) "Achieving net-zero emissions means our economy either emits no greenhouse gas emissions or offsets its emissions, for example, through actions such as tree planting or employing technologies that can capture carbon before it is released into the air. This is essential to keeping the