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According to Wikipedia "The term passive house (Passivhaus in German) refers to a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space heating or cooling." We think this 90 second video will give you a clearer picture however...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TDOSxPz7228

After watching that quick video you want more detail then the Passivhaus Institue is the leading authority and certifying body of practitoners, there's lots of great reading a techincal detail there.

http://passiv.de/en/

...of course, if you like the sound of Passivhaus for your new home or renovation, then give us a call!!

National Design Award Winners

Maxa Design are very proud to announce that our 'Culvert House' Trentham project was awarded at the recent National Association of Building Designers (NABD) awards. As a recipient of a Building Designers Association of Victoria (BDAV) award & commendation, the project was automatically considered for the national awards in the same categories. The calibre of entries in the NABD awards this year was very high, so to receive a design award amongst our peers was a true honour!