Zero Carbon Homes – The Key to Curbing Climate Change

Its often talked about, blogged about and bandied about.  Climate Change – is it real, is it not.  While this article is about climate change, its talks to a matter that is far more important to us.  Waste – industrial and construction.  Greener building techniques and building help to reduce waste.  Our methods aim to…

NanoPCM – 12% More Energy Efficient

Are you thinking about what can be done differently to get maximum performance from your house? A few months ago we talked about BioPCM, an innovative product which is going into our Belair Project.  The benefits of this product is its ability to store heat and cool.  What sets it apart from masonry (brick, block…

Windows – Where Your House Hurts Your Back Pocket

Did you know one of the largest effects on your homes energy rating is windows?  The choices made on your window selections can have a dramatic effect on the build budget and the energy rating, which is ultimately the cost to run of your home.   When deciding on windows, saving money upfront can cost…

Your New Home Could Be Built Using Carbon Neutral Bricks!

Its been an interesting few months at Enduro Builders.  We have two enquirers from couples wishing to build brick veneer homes.  To most of you, this might sound quite normal, and they are by far the most common building method in Australia (see below for an example of some different types of wall construction).  …

Award Winning Bushfire Safe Eco Home

Do You Live In A Bushfire zone?  We build 80% of our projects in Bushfire zones which means we are acutely aware of the unique requirements of AS3959 – Construction of buildings in bushfire prone areas.  This is a great example of getting it right and keeping it Energy Efficient and Eco Friendly! Houzz Tour:…