Passivhaus Pillar No. 3 Thermal Bridge Free Our first two articles on the pillars of passivhaus explained how air tightness and high performance glazing are fundamental to passive house. The third pillar eliminating thermal bridges explains further how crucial construction details are to high performance homes. Thermal bridge free construction ensures a consistent high…
Do you wonder how we can be so confident of a fixed price? We use the latest software to literally build your home before you do! Right down to every piece of timber and equipment! This allows us to see and solve problems before they cost you money!
Trying to work out what you can afford to build can be daunting!
It’s why we live in a world where the square meter rate has become the “standard” method of working out the cost your home.
Planning to build a new home is all about looking to the end result you want and working backwards through the steps required to get there.
Designing, costing, Council Approvals and construction of your new custom home takes a lot longer than you might think!
The results are in!
We pride ourselves on making sure that our homes REALLY are built to a higher standard.
The only way to make sure this happens is to have them independently audited.
One of the most important audits is the blower door and thermal imaging test.
These two things are the strongest evidence of the house being TRULY energy efficient!
Calling potential builders for the first time can be a daunting experience.
So what should you expect from that first phone conversation and what questions must you ask your builder before having an initial site consultation?
The hardest part about building any custom home is finding a starting point, a rock in the sand from which you can propel yourself in the direction…
So, you’ve heard the hype, and you want to build an Energy Efficient, sustainable home? Did you know the difference between …
The house exceeded the requirements of the 6.7 Star rating. Most notably it achieved an air exchange rate of 5.13 per hour. The minimum requirement …
The owners have reported superior performance of the house when compared to pre- renovation works. The house now holds its temperature and …