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Finally: Green Star Rating For Homes!

Green Star is an internationally recognised sustainability certification for commercial buildings. It is considered the...

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Australia: Building the World’s Biggest Houses. Again?

The year is 2009, Australia received the title of the world’s biggest builders of the largest free-standing houses.

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A National Rollout Of Victoria's Residential Efficiency Scorecard In 2021

The Victorian Residential Efficiency Scorecard is a program which rates the energy performance of residential homes on...

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The Future is Passive House: Why Will It Benefit Buyers and Developers?

Passive House is a building standard and a methodology in design.The Passive House building standard is internationally...

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Your Carbon Foot Print at home

Tips and Tricks to implement within your household to help reduce your carbon footprint and live a more environmentally...

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5 Quick Tips for Sustainable Home Design

We've found 5 quick and easy tips that will help guide on how to make your decisions in building a sustainable home. 

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BASIX: New Project Vs Alterations & Additions

Building Sustainability Index (BASIX) is a planning tool to assist the NSW State Government ensure that all new...

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The Basics of Passive Cooling

Passive cooling is the cheapest method of cooling a home, and as an added bonus is incredibly environmentally friendly....

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Who do you want doing your BASIX Assessment?

The BASIX assessment and NatHERS process is an ever evolving practice which requires extensive knowledge of available...

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Do I need a BASIX Certificate for a Relocatable Home?

You really need to check with the council. While not particularly a ‘relocatable home’ as it sounds like an existing...