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Your Home: Design for comfortable living

Author: Commonwealth of Australia,
Year: 2003
Type: Audiovisual Material


Your Home is a suite of consumer and technical guide materials and tools developed to encourage the design, construction or renovation of homes to be comfortable, healthy and more environmentally sustainable. Your Home Consumer Guide is a 32 page, easy to read, full colour magazine with helpful hints on buying, building or renovating your home. The Consumer Guide will help you make decisions about buying an existing home or project home, or employing a design professional and builder for renovating or constructing a new home. Your Home Technical Manual gives you the information you need to design and build a more comfortable home that is less expensive to run while more environmentally friendly. Written by designers and builders, for designers and builders, it is the definitive tool for creating a home that is enjoyable to live in, cost effective and environmentally sensitive. The Technical Manual contains over 60 individual fact sheets full of environmentally sustainable solutions for designing and building your home.

Further Details

Publish Dates January 2003
Publish Location Canberra
Publisher Commonwealth of Australia
Accession Number September, 2010
Notes The DVD installs automatically on the computer when inserted
Format Digital Versatile Disc (DVD) - Read only memory, DVD-Rom
Keywords Australia, design, housing, modification

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