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by / on September 7, 2015 at 2:08 pm

Take a walk with Lou Fenninger and see what’s new at Net Zero Build Canada

“The temp(erature) inside has stayed at 20 for the last 3.5 months without any help from heating or cooling,” says Fenninger, and that’s not a miracle and it’s not a result of any divine intervention.
It’s that way by design. Lou is out to prove that an idea he had a long, long time ago is indeed feasible and progressive. We need to lay off the fossil fuels and Lou is incorporating many of the cutting edge (and historically tested) designs in staying true to that vision.

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by / on September 16, 2013 at 10:38 am

Sticks and Stones Video presents Zero Net design! July 30, 2013

A great new video from our Vimeo Page at Sticks and Stones Video presented by Sticks n’ Stones – Videographer – Midori NetZero July 30,2013 from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. In this video we watch Master Timber Framer Eric fashioning timbers for addition to the project home. With […]

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by / on September 3, 2013 at 10:53 am

NetZeroBuild wall construction – July 31, 2013

Preparing for the footers – July end and August Beginning – 2013 Start of Walls from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. We are cruising back to the archives with Sticks and Stones media. Thanks to Midori for getting these to us. In the video Lou Fenninger, owner and CEO […]

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by / on July 25, 2013 at 10:46 am

Working with Wood and talking with Eric

July 23 – 2013 It’s always a treat to chat with Eric. He is a master timber framer and has forgotten more about timber framing than most of us will ever know. He received his apprenticeship in Germany and works in the Haliburton Highlands. Thanks for visiting our build. Next […]

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by / on July 21, 2013 at 7:52 pm

Did I say little project? Net Zero Build Update

July 21 – Update My little summer project !! Not so little. Those are very heavy timbers but all is going well. I built a two ton capacity timber cart that we can use to move the timbers after we load them on the super heavy duty saw horses. Almost finished […]

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 1:39 pm

Net Zero Build – June 5 update… Video

JUNE 5 2013 VIDEO UPDATE The weather took a strange turn here in the Highlands this week. Frost warning followed by rain and below average temperatures have muddied up the site once again. But CEO Lou Fenninger is still out everyday with his chain saw and bobcat (skidder) moving timber […]

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by / on May 9, 2013 at 10:23 am

Drawings and site plans May 5, 2013

Site Plan Drawings Eagle Lake, Ontario – May 6 – 2013 Lou Fenninger is in the process of getting building approvals for the new home and once that’s completed the foundation process will begin. In this post we include three drawings that will give you a general idea about the general […]

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by / on May 7, 2013 at 7:02 am

May 3 update from Highlands Studio Arts

NETZEROBUILD.CA RAMPS UP SITE PREP NetZeroBuild May3 from Highlands Media Arts on Vimeo. Thanks to Highlands Studio Arts for another sweet video. Midori came out to the site on May 3, 2013 to document the rearrangement of the timber bunks (staging areas for drying timbers) to clear an area for […]

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