Healthy homes has co-created with the following organisations and individuals over the years. You are amazing people creating positive change in the world, many thanks.


Once upon a time a group of natural builders, permaculturists, artists and friends came together to create a place to share their passions.

our ecovillagE

A sustainable learning community and demonstration site located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. We base our work on Permaculture principles and offer learning opportunities for Natural Building, Sustainable Food Production, and Leadership.



A Guide to Planning, Building & Maintaining a Healthier Home, Dan Morris,
Columbia Design Group, 1999
Prescriptions for a Healthy House, Paula Baker, Erica Elliot & John Banta, Inword Press, 1998
Healthy by Design, David Rousseau & James Wasley, Hartley & Marks, 1997
Understanding Ventilation, John Bower, The Healthy House Institute, 1995
Moisture Control Handbook, Joe Lstiburek& John Carmody, John Wiley, 1994
Builders Guide to Cold Climates, Joe Lstiburek, EEBA, 2001
American Lung Assn. Health House site: