From 1 September 2010, all new homes and major renovations in South Australia will be required to achieve a 6 Star Home Energy Rating.
Whether building or renovating, making the right decisions now will save you money, save the environment, and make your home a more comfortable place to live.
Before you sign on the dotted line, make sure you ask your builder
The above eBook - Energy and water efficiency: 6 steps to a 6 star home - guides you through decisions about your home's orientation, insulation, window design, shading, garden areas and weather sealing. It also tells you how to pick the most energy and water efficient appliances for your new home.
For more information contact Mark Hannan, Environment Management Officer on 8408 1138.