Farewell to the class of 2014! Thanks for all the hard work... We'll miss you!

Goodbye to the class of 2014

The students of the Sustainable New Construction 2014 class said a belated goodbye to Endeavour and the teachers’ union office project. Their... Read More...

Sustainable building choices can be exhausting!

Thinking about sustainable building

There is a remarkable paradox when it comes to introducing new technologies, in construction or any other field. We expect new ideas or technologies... Read More...

hempcrete building workshop at Endeavour

Building with Hempcrete or Hemp-Lime

A group of lucky participants was treated to an excellent weekend workshop on building with hempcrete (or hemp-lime), led by UK architect and... Read More...

plan your own sustainable home

Plan Your Own Sustainable Home: A Workshop for Owner-Builders

November 15 & 16 Note: This workshop is being held in Toronto at The Living City Campus at The Kortright Centre, 9520 Pine Valley Drive,... Read More...

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Goodbye to the class of 2014

The students of the Sustainable New Construction 2014 class said a belated goodbye to Endeavour and the teachers’ union office project. Their departure was one ... Continue Reading →

Thinking about sustainable building

There is a remarkable paradox when it comes to introducing new technologies, in construction or any other field. We expect new ideas or technologies to ... Continue Reading →

hempcrete building workshop at Endeavour

Building with Hempcrete or Hemp-Lime

A group of lucky participants was treated to an excellent weekend workshop on building with hempcrete (or hemp-lime), led by UK architect and hempcrete pioneer, ... Continue Reading →

Straw cell wall system

Finishing the straw-cell wall system

Our office building project for the Trillium Lakelands Teachers’ Union features a straw bale wall system that combines conventional wood stud framing with an interior ... Continue Reading →

Straw bale wall details

Air tightness details for straw bale walls

Straw bale wall systems have been touted for 20+ years now as a way to achieve higher insulation values with lower environmental impacts. And, having ... Continue Reading →