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Waikanae Residence

Waikanae, New Zealand
32 Main Road Waikanae Wellington 5036 NZ

The clients approached Energy Architecture in 2014 with a desire to create a beautiful low maintenance home. High up on the wish list for the project was achieving Passive House certification. Prior experience with the challenges of passive house certification gave us the confidence and freedom to push the boundaries on what can be achieved with the standard in terms of form, aesthetics & construction.

Building type:
Single-family residential
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Certification type:
Passive House Classic
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Team members

Business Role
Energy Architecture NZ Ltd Architect/Designer
Mike Craig Builders Ltd Contractor/Builder
Energy Architecture NZ Ltd Passive House Designer/Consultant
Sustainable Engineering Ltd Passive House Certifier

Project suppliers

Suppliers Supplied products
ECOWINDOWS Windows and Doors
Formance Structural Insulated Panels
Fantech NZ Ltd Ventilation