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Prefab Assembled In Under A Week Through Mountain Roads And Snow

Prefab Assembled In Under A Week Through Mountain Roads And Snow

475 On-Site: Prefab Assembled In Under A Week, Mountain Roads And Snow Are No Match For Collective Carpentry The team from Collective Carpentry is back again. Last time, co-owners Rane Wardwell and Jan Pratschke walked us through a project coming together in Montana. This time we're down on the southern end of the Rockies in Taos Ski … read more

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Passive House Goes Prefab

Passive House Goes Prefab

Passive House Goes Prefab Growing their media offerings, the team at Passive House Accelerator have released the first edition of their magazine, entitled “Passive Goes Prefab”. It chronicles the Prefab companies working to turn high performance construction into a streamlined factory operation, delivering panelized or modular pack … read more

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Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian Hayes, Part: 1

Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian Hayes, Part: 1

Transitioning Toward Low-Carbon Construction, with Brian HayesPart: 1 In Part 1 of this series, Brian Hayes of Bellwether Craftsmen Vermont shares his experience and knowledge on how we can address embodied carbon in our own practice. What is embodied carbon and why does it matter? When the building industry talks about carbon e … read more

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475 Video: Sauna Uses SOLITEX FRONTA QUATTRO and DA

475 Video: Sauna Uses SOLITEX FRONTA QUATTRO and DA

Sauna Uses SOLITEX FRONTA QUATTRO and DA As summer winds down, it's time to look forward to the things that will get us through the winter ahead. When we heard Passive House Designer Sam Bargetz of LoadingDock5 was building a sauna in upstate New York, we decided to lend a hand. In this video Floris leads us through tape and memb … read more

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4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020

4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020

4 Favorite Lamilux PR-60 Glass Roof Projects Of 2020 Written by Jeremy Latriano - 475's Daylighting Product Consultant Early in 475’s partnership with Lamilux, there were very few projects utilizing the PR-60 Glass Roof System. In fact, as recently as 2018 there were fewer than 5 PR-60s across North America. One of the best parts … read more

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475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada

475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada

475’s Year In Review, Part 5: Shaun St-Amour In Western Canada As so many of us are working from our own pods and bubbles this year, 475 is reinventing our annual year-in-review post into a blog series with each post written by a different member of 475’s Sales Team reflecting on stories and trends in their territory. Part 5 is by … read more

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