This is a home designed for a young growing family and built to accommodate many needs. This simple, yet beautiful house is also functional and extremely comfortable. Filled with natural light, it takes in the views through its generous windows. Its careful orientation on the site also enables the home to maintain a very comfortable temperature all year round.
The home is located in the Adelaide Hills where heating is a major goal for all housing. Energy efficient housing needs to achieve this, as well as providing optimum conditions for summer cooling. The build boasts excellent ratings for energy efficiency – the house maintains this level of comfort for under 30% of the average electrical energy use in the local area. It is worth noting that this is achieved without a gas or wood fire.