The 5 principles of the Passive House (Passivhaus)

Passive House Principles

The five basic principles of the Passive House (Passivhaus) are: Proper thermal insulation of the structure High quality windows Ventilation system with heat recovery Airtightness of the structure Lack of thermal bridges These principles were the result of decades of research done by The Passivhaus Institut in Darmstadt, Germany, led by Dr Wolfgang Feist. Building …