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What's the difference between Passive House and Homestar? There are many different systems out there, all offering slightly different outcomes.  Passive House vs Homestar If your main objective is warmth, health and low energy bills, this aligns well with the purpose of Passive House (Passivhaus). Energy, health and comfort are about half of Homestar. The ... [Read more]

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