Future Living: Designing healthy, efficient homes

June 8 Eco-design for building and renovation

Want to understand why most NZ homes are cold in winter? Want to retrofit or build a healthy home? This is the talk for you. Ian Mayes is leading our conversation about eco designing our homes and buildings. Ian Mayes is Hamilton's Eco Design Advisor who has 20 years general building experience and 10 years of Eco building. He is employed by Hamilton City Council to provide individual rate payers with sound sound advice to improve the sustainability of our homes. He lives in his own Eco house he designed and built himself and as an EDA receives regular training in all Eco matters from BRANZ ( www.branz.co.nz).

For notes from that workshop please see the link below.