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Chicago Couple Used Insulation Retrofitting to Create a "Passive House"

A "passive house" is more active than it sounds. The name refers to a design and construction technique of using a combination of siting, air-sealing, insulation, and design to create a house that requires little to no energy to keep at a comfortable indoor temperature year-round. 

We found this article about the transformation of a 100-year-old leaky house into a comfortable and beautiful low-energy home quite fascinating: check it out!