Bundanoon Net Zero Cottage 2016

HOUSE NAME
Bundanoon Net Zero Cottage
Address
Bundanoon NSW 2578
Open
10am to 3pm
House Open Style
Open House – No booking required
Housing Type
Tiny Home - Fixed
Project Type
New Build
Builder
Owner plus carpenter
House Size
108m2
Number of bedrooms
2
Number of bathrooms
1

Designed to eliminate dependence on harmful energy sources and meet our housing and energy needs with as little negative health and environmental impacts as possible in an affordable way.

The building is a single story 2 bedroom detached cottage of 108 square meters.
Built to demonstrate that most energy efficiency measures cost no more than conventional building, good passive solar design being the key element.

Full report on house design and performance can be found @ www.bundanoonnetzerocottage.com

SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

Years Open
2016
Cost estimate of sustainable home/features
$14,000
Estimate of annual savings
$2,200 per annum
Roofing materials
Metal (Colorbond)
Window and door types
Double glazing
Low-e, films
Recycled and reused
Insulation
Sustainable materials
Plantation timber framing and windows
Insulation - Ceiling
Type: Other
Rating: R3.5 batts plus R1.5 blanket
Insulation - Internal/external walls
Type: plasterboard
Rating: R2 Batts
Insulation - Under floor
Type: Concrete slab
Rating: R1 edge insulation
All electric home
No
Renewable energy
Solar PV grid connect
Water heating
Solar hot water (evacuated tube)
Passive heating cooling
Cross ventilation
Shading
Active heating cooling
Heat pump
Energy efficiency
Draught proofing
Efficient lighting
Efficient appliances
Water harvesting and saving
Low flow shower heads
Low flow taps
Garden / Outdoors
Composting
Edible garden
Native plants
Water wise plants