A Maine architectural firm designed Michigan's first Passive House that was named best energy-smart home of 2014.
Passive House winners recognized for design excellence and high-performance home building.
High performance homes showcase the best in energy efficient building around the world.
High-performance windows are an integral part of Passive House certification.
The Passive House movement is spreading world wide to reduce residential energy use.
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The right windows make all the difference for a super-efficient Passive House.