Wonderful discoveries in Eastern Township

Villa Orfie la nuit - Le Vertendre

Alain Demers, special collaboration Journal de Montréal 2014, July 26th, Weekend Vacances During our stay, we made the journey fun Arbre Aventure and spent a lovely evening at the Teatro la Marjolaine. Since we stayed in an energy-efficient houses Vertendre, we took the opportunity to explore a bit this unspoilt…

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Eastern Townships cottage are a snub to electricity

Radio-Canada – Première Geneviève Proulx Company’s Vertendre in Eastern Township offers the experience to stay in a remote cabin, but completely disconnected from the electricity grid without compromising comfort. The energy to power the lights and the fridge of the cottage, for example, comes from solar panels. To make the…

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Charming eco refuge – La Presse cahier habitation

We do not expect to find in the forest shelter as pretty and comfortable, loft-haven plays like the real house, with its 33.6 m2, flat roof and contemporary look. However, Zoobox, nestled on a mountainside, near the Parc national du Mont-Orford, is more than a house upscale.

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LEED Platinum week-end – LA PRESSE

August 21, 2010 Light, comfort, space, proximity with nature and… The possibility to evaluate its ecological footprint! This Orfie, in Eastman, the home that combines modern comfort and sustainability. More about LEED Platinum week-end

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Orfie: first home certified LEED Platinum in Quebec

Summer 2010 Last January, a promoter from Eastman in the Eastern Townships, became the first in Quebec to build a LEED Platinum certified home, the most important award granted by the Conseil du bâtiment du Canada. More on the first home LEED Platinum certified

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Maison LEED Platine – la première au Canada – La Presse

April 10, 2010 It is the story of a house that was LEED Platinum without even knowing about it. “Potential clients, at the Salon du chalet would ask us if our home was LEED certified, says Alain Chagnon, Le Vertendre President. It did not seem important at the start. We…

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Eco-paradise in the Eastern Townships – Le Devoir

March 20, 2010 The Orfie ecoenergetic house has been granted the LEED Platinum certification. The perfect balance between ecology and modern comfort. This is how the Orfie house concept has been born. More on the ecoenergetic Orfie house (French)

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