PROJECT TYPE: Residence & Subdivision
PROJECT DATE: 2011
FLOOR AREA: 128m2 + Carport
FLOOR: 130mm burnished and insulated concrete slab
WALLS: Galvanised steel & Scyon Matrix (with cavity)
ROOF: Corrugated steel skillions
MASS: Slab (black) & rammed earth internal feature walls
FRAMING: 120mm H2 plantation pine
INSULATION: Walls; R3 + Insulbreak 65 with permeable membrane to cavity, Roof; R6 + R1.3 blanket, Slab; XPS edge insulation & EPS waffle pods.
WINDOWS: UPVC, Double & triple-glazed Low-E glass.
ENERGY RATING: 8.6 Stars (NatHERS)
HOT WATER: Siddons Heat Pump
HVAC: Nobo convection panel in bathroom only. No cooling appliances. Zehnder Heat recovery ventilation (HRV) system with heat exchanger for fresh air.
AIR TIGHTNESS: Tested to 6.79ACH50 (prior to final caulking).
APPLIANCES: Induction cooktop, downdraft extraction fan
JOINERY: Hoop pine
RAINWATER TANKS: 2 x 3100 litre Aquaplate steel tanks.
OTHER FEATURES: Ground pipe pantry vent, passive solar design, Perfect Fit Cellular Blinds, vinyl shower walls