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Bootsma Residence

The traditional exterior of this Arts and Crafts home on Lake Ontario belies the passive solar principles of winter heating and summer cooling. Structural insulated panels (SIPs) provide continuous insulation, and create an airtight building envelope. Natural materials and warm colours are celebrated throughout this delightful home. Read More

EnerGuide Rating: 80

"Solares took our dream design and weaved it into our amazing home. Without Christine and Tom we never would have been able to build what we envisioned...they listened and heard what we were looking for and made it all possible". -- March, 2008