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Pape Village

Due to the footing size and proximity of the water table, this bungalow in Toronto's East End could not feasibly be expanded. Instead, this family opted to build a new 2-storey home on the same footprint. Built by Pro ICF, the new house boasts six times more insulation than the old house, triple-glazed fiberglass windows, high efficiency heating and ventilation systems and shading devices to counter the summer sun. In the future, solar panels or a vegetation can be installed on the roof and the basement can be converted to an in-law suite or rental apartment. Read More

EnerGuide Rating: 85