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September 2009 Blog Posts (2)

Pics of Jobsite Progress August 31 2009

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Added by Sarah Johnston on September 29, 2009 at 22:31 — No Comments

Team Waikato to SHAC 09 House at Waikato Home Show 1- 4 October

Keeping it so simple (KISS)



The key is good insulation moving the barriers that prevent insulation from working and using New Zealand's number 1 sustainable product Pinus Radiata in a panel system.



* The design is simple, the construction unique and simple, the materials plentiful.

* With plenty of glass to the north and little to the south, heat loss is minimal.

* With high levels of insulation in the floor, walls and ceiling.

* Venting to give comfort and… Continue

Added by Tim Bishop on September 23, 2009 at 20:43 — No Comments

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