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Advocating for a Climate Action Plan

February 1, 2020


Historic Phius Retrofit: putting together beauty, function, building science, and efficiency for a net-zero house

July 24, 2023


Rewarding Site Visit to the Age in Place LEED Home

July 17, 2023


We are hiring!

July 6, 2023


TBDA 2023 Holistic Design Statement

May 18, 2023


Midcentury Modern Faces Climate Reality

April 11, 2023


What do Passive Houses Look Like?

March 22, 2023


Come Home: Missing Middle Infill Housing

March 16, 2023


Art of Architecture

March 14, 2023


TBDA Process

January 26, 2023


Uncovering some decarbonization complexities

September 27, 2022


TBDA’s Resource List

July 21, 2022


Things I Learned While Decarbonizing My Home

February 15, 2022


From The Field: A Decarbonization Picture Story

October 28, 2021


Material Connection

September 1, 2021


Office Notes: Thought process behind my decarbonization project

August 3, 2021


Decarbonization Renovation Flow Chart

July 19, 2021


Path to Zero: this is a Decarbonization Project!

June 16, 2021


Retrofits for Longevity: Health, Design, and Clean Energy

December 18, 2020


From the Field: Bloomington Passive Homestead

October 16, 2020


Virtual Green Built Home Tour

July 28, 2020


COVID-19: Focus on Homes

June 4, 2020


Retrofits: The Huge Opportunity

January 30, 2020


How TBDA Uses Passive House To Design Better Buildings

December 6, 2019


Incentive to Action

June 18, 2019


Vision

January 9, 2019


PHIUS+ 2018

December 10, 2018


Modular Prefab: What a Homeowner Should Know

July 2, 2018


Green Built Home Tour 2018

June 21, 2018


From the Field: Acorn Glade Passive House Tour

January 9, 2018


From the Field: West Town Greenstar Retrofit Tour

January 9, 2018


Modular Prefab Mid-Construction Tour

November 20, 2017


From The Field: Our First Modular Prefab

September 11, 2017


A Modular Home Raising

August 21, 2017


From the Field: Literally (House on a Prairie Site)

May 11, 2017


Architecture and Health

July 29, 2015


Manifesto: the new American dwelling

May 1, 2014


Manifesto follow-up: two designs

April 24, 2014