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The HMinfo Research Library contains an in-depth collection of materials on home modifications and related subjects.

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Smart & Sustainable Homes

Author: Department of Public Works; Queensland Government,
Type: Audiovisual Material
Year: 2007


This DVD presents the Smart Housing Design Objectives which are arranged to assist designers, architects and home owners with developing a brief for a house and to demonstrate the range of viable solutions available. The DVD shows modifications perfomed on new and existing houses in order to make them environmentally sustainably, showing how to install solar panels and design houses that require less energy for heating and cooling

Further Details

Publish Location: Brisbane
Publisher: Department of Public Works; Queensland Government,
Accession Number: September 2010
Size/Length: 12:48
Format: DVD-Rom
Keywords: Queensland, design, housing, modification
Reads: 1297