Full Exterior Renovation

Starting a full exterior renovation is a critical and costly endeavor for any homeowner.  Akira Living provides a new design approach converting a full exterior renovation into a unique investment opportunity to not only remedy moisture-related problems, but to simultaneously capitalize on improving interior comfort conditions, indoor air quality, and reducing energy consumption as side benefits.  Ultimately, a renovation that will benefit the homeowners financially with reduced maintenance costs, longer service life, and lower operating (utility) costs adding substantial value to a home.

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The following services are for homeowners and contractors that want to renovate a conventional home into a high end home that benefit the inhabitant’s health and overall quality of life.  True Luxury© starts with Akira Living.  Find out how with the services provided below.


Pre-Design Assessment

A review of any renovation construction drawings to review floor plan layouts and verify any potential barriers from implementing an Akira Living super-insulated building enclosure.


Whole-Building Energy Modelling

The energy model with the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) and DesignPH software are useful for optimizing comfort inside a building and evaluating the cost effectiveness of various design choices.


Want An EnerPHit Certified RetroFit?

Akira Living has Certified Passive House Designers (CPHD) professionally trained to produce the necessary application documents required by the Passive House Institute (PHI).


Additional Services

Akira Living offers a wide range of quality assurance services required to renovate a conventional home into a high end home.

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Discomfort is felt when your body radiates heat to colder surfaces around you. This does not happen in a Passive House. Super-insulated building enclosure including high performance windows ensures comfortable interior conditions with no cold surfaces on the walls, floor, or roof. No temperature swings or drafts. The constant interior temperatures provide a new level of comfort – once you experience it you won’t go back.
Heat recovery ventilation (HRV) system delivering constant fresh filtrated air resulting in better indoor air quality, free of mold and lower levels of carbon dioxide, creating a healthy space to live.
Super-insulated and airtight building enclosure eliminates nearly all street noise when all windows and doors are closed. So you can get back to Netflix in peace and quiet.
Super-insulated and airtight building enclosure that’s thermal bridge free with controlled ventilation prevents condensation from forming on interior surfaces. A structure free of condensation damage will ensure an extraordinary service life.
Passive House buildings consume 75% to 90% less heating energy than conventional homes. Save money on your monthly expenses by reducing your energy consumption.
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