Shading | YourHome
Direct sun can generate the same heat as a single bar radiator over each square metre of a surface, but effective shading can block up to 90% of this heat.
Orientation | YourHome
Orientation is the positioning of a building in relation to seasonal variations in the sun’s path as well as prevailing wind patterns.
Design for climate | YourHome
Design for climate requires that homes be designed or modified to ensure that the occupants remain thermally comfortable with minimal auxiliary heating or co
Sealing your home | YourHome
Sealing your home against air leakage is one of the simplest upgrades you can undertake to increase your comfort while reducing your energy bills and carbon
Passive solar heating | YourHome
Passive solar heating uses free heating direct from the sun to dramatically reduce the estimated 40% of energy consumed in the average Australian home for sp