Solterre Passive House Concept Cottage

July/August 2015
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June 01, 2015
Last summer, I took a drive from Halifax down to Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia, to check out Solterre Design’s Concept Cottage. The house looks like it’s been there for a few decades, settled into the top of a gentle hill on the edge of a rolling meadow, with a stunning view of the waters around the area known as Second Peninsula. It’s hard not to fall in love with it in a capital-letter Romantic way. But that’s not the best part.

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