Cool temperate – alpine
Case studies in this section are specific to Australian Climate Zones 7, 8.
Photo: Nic Granleese (© Nic Granleese)
A new home that considers the whole life cycle of materials along with solar passive design. It is designed for recyclability and features natural paints and finishes to improve air quality.
Photo: Jeremy Rozdarz, Jigsaw Housing
A Canberra renovation has transformed a dark and cold house into a liveable and family-friendly home environment. The clever renovation has also made the house more adaptable to fit the long-term needs of its occupants.
Photo: Ben Wrigley (© Light House Architecture and Science)
A new family home built with entertaining in mind. This home features passive solar design principles, a small block with North to the street, space-efficient design and some clever materials.
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