Energy Efficiency Assessment

Sustainable housing laws have been introduced by
the Queensland Governments so that Queensland homes

  • reduce green house emmissions
  • are more comfortable to live in
  • are water and energy efficient

Forms

Ways to make your home more energy efficient...

Orientation-locate living areas on the northern side
Natural ventilation- windows and doors
Shade- wide eaves, awnings verandahs
Insulation- roof and walls
Glazing- treated
Colours- light colours on roof and walls
Fans- ceiling fans
Outdoor areas

Additional Reading