Wadsworth High Performance Home Journey

The following pages journal a journey in designing and building a truly "Passive Solar" house. We looked to the past successes and failures of solar projects, and we utilized the tools that modern technology has given us. Focusing on Solar [...]

By | 2018-04-12T21:26:54+00:00 November 21st, 2013|High Performance Homes Wisconsin, Recent News / Projects|Comments Off on Wadsworth High Performance Home Journey

Building with SIPs

SIPs or Structural Insulated Panels are the key ingredient in making every PEA Builders' house strong, well insulated and amazingly tight. Strength: The osb skins on SIPs act similar to an I-beam or I-joist. Dimensional lumber is glued and nailed [...]

By | 2018-04-12T21:40:32+00:00 July 10th, 2012|Recent News / Projects|Comments Off on Building with SIPs