One of our projects is now for sale:
Built on a 809 m2 section next to the historic Riverhead Hotel. The Building is a double storey timber framed building on a fully insulated concrete slab.
The cladding is rebated bevel-back macrocarpa weatherboard left natural. The intersecting monopitch roofs give it a interesting appeal and the north facing roof has a solar-thermal panel installed that provides 75% of the annual hot water. Latest LED lighting installed.
Via stuff.co.nz, 25-08-2011 A worrying number of New Zealand pharmacies are disposing of unused drugs by throwing them down the sink, according to a new study. The study by Alfred Tong, Barrie Peake ... [ +++ ]
PCC Sound Consumer, by Trudy Bialic, editor, January 2006 (January 2006) — For convenience, few kitchen tools can compare to the microwave oven. An estimated 90 percent of American households ... [ +++ ]
New Zealand Herald, 11 June 2009 The Government may extend its deadline to meet air quality guidelines because cities and towns are cutting pollution too slowly. Environment Minister Nick Smith has ... [ +++ ]
... Environmental Working Group has identified a long list of over 1000 models of CFL bulbs that fail the 2008 standards. More than 3,000 light bulbs qualify for the Energy Star logo under current standards,issued ... [ +++ ]