Build a green, sustainable and environmentally friendly home, without breaking the bank.
There’s only one way to build a Green home… with someone who knows what they are doing.
Green Homes Australia’s founder and director Mick Fabar, also known as “The Green Builder”, has been building and designing residential homes for over 15 years, including numerous state and national award winning Green homes.
Over the years he’s learnt that most consumers and contractors don’t understand the basic principles behind building an environmentally friendly home. So the goal of this eBook is to step you through the key principles that are critical to know before designing or building a new Green home or extension, whatever location you’re thinking of.
Methods, materials, planning & execution... your comprehensive project checklist.
Separate the facts from the fiction & find out just how great a Green home can be.
From the foundation up, your guide to ensuring your Green home takes the perfect shape.
What materials go where is critical to the ultimate efficiency of your Green home.
Smart window placement in your Green home means you'll see significant efficiencies.
Intelligent insulation tips to ensure the sharpest use of hot & cold air.
In a truly superior Green home, you should see sustainability & efficiency in every corner.
There's always room for enhanced sustainability... & we know where to look.
Best practice solutions for running power & water in the most sustainable way possible.
How to make your backyard a sustainability show piece, in a few simple steps.