PASSIVE SOLAR

Rasmussen Court, Coburg

Dedicated to environmental sustainability, recycling and renewable resources, our client aspired to improve the energy efficiency of their home and enhance their outlook to a north-facing garden. 

A true demonstration of passive solar design, the dwelling boasts double glazing throughout, quality insulation, exposed brick walls and polished concrete floors, which together reduce the need for artificial heating and cooling, resulting in a temperate, low-cost, eco-friendly home.

FEATURES

  • 7.1 Star Rating

  • Double-glazing

  • Retrofit Secondary (double) glazing

  • Clerestory and roof light stack ventilation windows

  • Polished concrete thermal mass floors

  • Locally sourced materials

  • Rainwater tanks and grey water treatment

  • Solar power and hot water

  • Construction waste management