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Passive Haus Windows

Triple pane windows provide the best possible protection against cold, driving rain and noise.Supplied by Optiwin

Ventilation 

Air quality is constantly managed by a 95% efficient Energy Recovery Ventilation system. Supplied by Zehnder

Airtight Building Envelope

An airtight building envelope ensures dust, pollen, and critters stay on the outside while keeping the warmth on the inside.

Thermal Installation 

Super insulated walls provide unmatched thermal comfort and saves money year-round.

Solar Energy 

Alberta’s most abundant resource – the SUN! Provides green energy to the home.

Prefabrication

Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) was used for the walls, roof and floors – it was manufactured offsite and assembled in a matter of days.

Sound

Outside noise and distraction disappear in the home as the design provides a unique sense of comfort and relaxation.

Heating

Heating is provided by the sun with only supplemental heat on the coldest days – the home does not have a furnace.

Resiliency

Sustainable materials and purposeful design ensure the home can endure changing weather patterns and rising energy costs.

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Symons Gate

Passive Haus

Brookfield Residential’s vision is to build the best places to call home and to create resilient, sustainable communities for generations to come. The Symons Gate Passive Haus is one of the most energy efficient homes in Alberta following the most stringent energy standard in the world. The home showcases advanced energy-efficient design and building techniques. Passive Haus offers a glimpse of what sustainability and innovation may look like in the future, and Brookfield Residential is leading the way.