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New building?



Better shading?

Better solar access?

More insulation?

for design, plans and consultation for
your building project, contact

Elin Melgaard

on phones (03) 5766 2681 and 0409 662 681

by e-mail:

home office: 28 Hill Street, Glenrowan

~ photos and drawings from some of my work ~

Your Home - the Australian Government's website for home owners and home builders
all about sustainable living: Sustainability Victoria - a Victorian Government website
independent Renovator's Guide from the Centre for Design at RMIT university
Energy Rating for appliances
and also
Water Rating for appliances
energy rating for Windows and Skylights
Build for Life information about building an accessible home for all ages
Green Moves sustainable living for comfort and health
Australian Conservation Foundation: Green Home and Living Green information
Make Your Home Green a Victorian Government and building industry co-operation
Geoscience Australia for solar angle for any place at any time:
great for design and placement of windows and shading
Save Energy Now lots of hints, advice, free kits etc from the Victorian government
Save Water in the home (and elsewhere) - a business and government site