SUSTAINABILITY

AFA is one of the few Certified CanPHI (Canadian Passive House Institute) Architects in Ontario. Our strategies and solutions provide clients with healthy, energy-efficient spaces that can transform their daily lives and change the way inhabitants think about energy-use and sustainable living.

AFA would be happy to meet with you and discuss your next project whether if it is a renovation or new build.

 

 

   Sustainable strategies include:

  • High-Performance Envelopes 

  • Adaptive Re-use & Conservation

  • Green Interiors, Walls & Roofs

  • Passive Energy Systems

  • Site Analysis and Biomass Integration

  • Solar and Geothermal Energy Collection

  • Water Collection, Water Efficiency and Grey-water Use 

  • Performance-Based Form Shaping & Massing Analysis

  • Recycled Materials Use

  • Lighting Efficiency Analysis

  • Air Quality and HRV Efficiency Analysis