For a comfortable home with low ongoing energy costs, a well thought out design is essential.

‘Passive Solar design’ is design that works with the climate, to maintain a comfortable temperature range in the home. It doesn’t necessarily mean your home will cost more to build, it’s just ‘common sense’ design. Although it’s not a new concept, many builders and designers still do not consider simple passive solar principles. We find this very frustrating.

We listen to your ideas, discuss openly any concerns you, or we may have, and offer expert advice. These early conversations establish how you and your family will use your home, for now, and in the future.

We begin with a concept design to establish good passive solar principles and the main materials to be used. This is where we are there to help you, along with our preferred drafting company, from day one.

Having a flexible builder and draftsman who care about good design, your needs and budget at this early stage is crucial. Ultimately, it avoids designing a plan which may be well over your budget…