Wild Leek Farm Passive House
Wild Leek Farm Passive House

This house was designed for a client starting a new 4 acre permaculture farm south of Guelph, Ontario. The house is designed to Passive House standard, an ultra low energy system which is adapted to the Canadian climate. With the addition of the solar array, the house is net positive, meaning all the energy needs are exceeded by harvesting available resources on site.

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Wild Leek Farm featured on Treehugger
Wild Leek Farm featured on Treehugger

Treehugger.com’s Lloyd Alter wrote an article about Wild Leek Farm and how our passivehouse design follows the permaculture principles established by Bill Mollison back in the 70’s. Permaculture is, simply put, a way of existing that enhances rather than depletes available resources, to provide a permanent basis for human culture on Earth. Read the full article here:

https://www.treehugger.com/green-architecture/passive-house-and-permaculture-are-perfect-mix.html

 The house was constructed as a collaboration between Evolve Builders Group and the owners, who completed the exteior finishes and the interiors after air sealing and drywall were complete.  The simple form evokes the classic farmhouse, with a modern twist.  Durable, functional, beautiful.

The house was constructed as a collaboration between Evolve Builders Group and the owners, who completed the exteior finishes and the interiors after air sealing and drywall were complete. The simple form evokes the classic farmhouse, with a modern twist. Durable, functional, beautiful.

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Wild Leek Farm Passive House
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Wild Leek Farm featured on Treehugger
 The house was constructed as a collaboration between Evolve Builders Group and the owners, who completed the exteior finishes and the interiors after air sealing and drywall were complete.  The simple form evokes the classic farmhouse, with a modern twist.  Durable, functional, beautiful.
20190223_211_carter_interior_00059-HDR.jpg
20190223_211_carter_interior_00050-HDR.jpg
20190223_211_carter_interior_00040-HDR.jpg
_DSC0142.JPG
_DSC0128.JPG
20180819_237_carter_drone_00009(1).jpg
20180819_237_carter_drone_00011.jpg
20171101_237_carter_00024.jpg
20190210_211_carter_interior_00006.jpg
2017 06 19 - Garage Variation.jpg
Wild Leek Farm Passive House

This house was designed for a client starting a new 4 acre permaculture farm south of Guelph, Ontario. The house is designed to Passive House standard, an ultra low energy system which is adapted to the Canadian climate. With the addition of the solar array, the house is net positive, meaning all the energy needs are exceeded by harvesting available resources on site.

Wild Leek Farm featured on Treehugger

Treehugger.com’s Lloyd Alter wrote an article about Wild Leek Farm and how our passivehouse design follows the permaculture principles established by Bill Mollison back in the 70’s. Permaculture is, simply put, a way of existing that enhances rather than depletes available resources, to provide a permanent basis for human culture on Earth. Read the full article here:

https://www.treehugger.com/green-architecture/passive-house-and-permaculture-are-perfect-mix.html

The house was constructed as a collaboration between Evolve Builders Group and the owners, who completed the exteior finishes and the interiors after air sealing and drywall were complete. The simple form evokes the classic farmhouse, with a modern twist. Durable, functional, beautiful.

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