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I would rather live in a large, sustainable home than a tiny, sustainable home just because some people's opinions are as such. Very few people have a goal to have a tiny, sub-par sustainable home out…

Kim on Sustainability House awarded 10 gold stars

Matthew, maybe you should be putting in an enquiry with the board who selects these projects to find out what their selection process entails. I would imagine that combined, they have a pretty impress…

Kim on Sustainability House awarded 10 gold stars

'A window is often designed to be a fixed element or opens to just 45-50 per cent of its capacity, which limits passive cooling benefits. A wider opening window means greater airflow, which will help …

annon on Warming up to climate-sensitive design

When you quote 87% of heat ingress via windows, I wonder if you have a percentage heat ingress via the dark walls in the top photo? My medium coloured bricks get very hot on the western wall and the h…

Joan Day on Warming up to climate-sensitive design

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