Radiata 2020

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Location
Wendouree VIC 3355
    • Housing Type:
    • Display Home
    • Project Type:
    • New Build
    • Builder
    • Timberset Homes
    • Designer
    • Enduring Design Architecture

About Radiata

The Radiata display home showcases an alternative to conventional building that is environmentally friendly, thermally effective and offers numerous health benefits to those living there.

In conjunction with Enduring Domain Architecture, the aim of this project was to combine great design with the unique features of the Timberset building system, including: modular prefabrication efficiency, functional use of space, passive solar design, energy efficient appliances, biophilic and bioscopic qualities, E0 cabinetry and low VOC finishes.

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SUSTAINABLE FEATURES

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2020
ENERGY AND WATER EFFICIENT FEATURES
    • Energy efficiency:
    • Efficient lighting
      Efficient appliances
    • Passive heating cooling:
    • Passive solar designed home
      Shading
      Thermal mass
    • Active heating cooling:
    • Ceiling fans
    • Energy Efficient Lighting
    • Surface mounted LED downlights
SUSTAINABLE & RECYCLED MATERIALS
    • Sustainable materials:
    • Solid timber (plantation pine) construction 45mm thick interlocking internal and external walls
INSULATION SPECIFICATIONS
    • Insulation Type:
    • Under-roof
      External walls
      Floor
    • Floor Type:
    • Bulk - polyester
    • Floor Rating:
    • R2.0
    • Under Roof Insulation Type:
    • Earthwool
    • Under Roof Insulation Rating:
    • R3.5
    • External Walls Rating:
    • R2.7
    • External Walls Type:
    • R2.7 45mm thick timber, air gap, insulation board, air gap, proctor vapour permeable wrap, battens and cladding
RENEWABLE ENERGY SPECIFICATIONS
    • All-Electric Home?
    • Yes
COSTS AND COST SAVINGS
    • Total cost of home when constructed:
    • $150,000
    • Cost estimate of sustainable home/features:
    • $10,000
HOUSE DESIGN SPECIFICATIONS
    • House Size
    • 95m2 including decking and verandah
    • BAL Rating
    • BAL – 19: Increasing levels of ember attack and ignition of debris with a heat flux of up to 19kW/m2
    • Roof
    • Metal (Colorbond)
    • Wall Materials
    • Solid timber (plantation) structural walls / Weathertex cladding
    • Window and Door Types
    • Casement
      Double glazing
      Sliding windows/doors
    • Universal design accessability
    • Multi-generational
    • Universal Design Features
    • Hobless showers
      Lever handles for doors (no knobs)
      No stairs/steps
      No Corner cupboards
      Semi recessed basins
      Shower head on rail for various heights
    • Number of bedrooms
    • 1
    • Number of bathrooms
    • 1
HEALTHY HOME FEATURES
    • Healthy home features
    • Carpet free - tiles/concrete/timber flooring throughout
      Formaldehyde free cabinets
      Low VOC paints/sealer/varnish
      Natural light and ventilation

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