. A Little Luxury With so many people downsizing, architects and interior designers are pushing the boundaries with groundbreaking designs that optimise space and style. The concept of a future-proof home is becoming increasingly popular as people seek to invest in a property that can adapt to their changing lifestyle needs over time. Working together […]
. TARGET The NatHERS thermal performance target for the Newcastle Climate Zone is: 59.7 Heating MJ/m2.pa33.3 Cooling MJ/m2.pa RESULT The NatHERS thermal performance result for this project was: 52.6 Heating MJ/m2.pa20.1 Cooling MJ/m2.pa 72.7 Total MJ/m2.pa. Luxury by the Sea Home to Anchorage Port Stephens, Corlette is where luxury meets the sea. A carefully considered blend […]
. Beachside Living Designer: Draw Design Group Location: Boat Harbour, Port Stephens NSW NCC Climate Zone: 5 – Warm Temperate NatHERS Star Rating: 6 Stars BASIX: Deemed to Satisfy Compliance Solar: 5Kw per dwelling Rainwater Tanks: 5000L per dwelling The Design Designed by award-winning Building Designer Torren Bell for Draw Design Group, this luxurious […]
. In-Haus Living Opting for a design that takes advantage of natural air flow through cross ventilation, and colours that help absorb or reflect the heat are some of the key characteristics that improve the overall thermal performance of these dwellings. Designer: Torren Bell Building Design Location: Stockton, Newcastle NSW NCC Climate Zone: 5 – […]
The focus of the design and construction of this Queensland family home was to create a private sanctuary that indulges in the natural beauty of its location while enjoying protection from the elements. Our approach was deeply considerate of budget restraints, and we utilised our expertise in building design to deliver a stunning final result at a competitive price.
This sophisticated two-storey home is nestled in the heart of a climate zone known for its warm and humid summers and short, cool winters. We enhanced its design by
selecting materials that adapt to seasonal changes and compliment the home’s Palm Springs style aesthetic.
. TARGET The NatHERS thermal performance target for this project was: 58.3 Heating MJ/m2.pa33.0 Cooling MJ/m2.pa Thermal performance is the amount of heating or cooling that makes the interiors of a home comfortable. In other words, it is a measurement of how efficiently your home can retain heat. A building with good thermal performance will […]
A proud partnership with the Hibbard Homes design team, the curated colour palette and open-plan layout of this generous New South Wales home offers unwavering comfort amongst crisp winters and humid summers.