HIA GreenSmart – Builders Central Coast
Beach Breeze Building is a proud member HIA GreenSmart. HIA GreenSmart is a program offering up-to-date information on practical, affordable and durable environmental solutions for residential design and construction. As one of Australia’s first professional green building initiatives, the program offers an HIA accredited training course for builders and designers wanting to develop new skills and acquire green credentials.
The Benefits of Building a GreenSmart House
A GreenSmart house is a sustainable home created using environmentally responsible housing design ideas, building techniques and products. The focus is on building and designing structures that have lower environmental impacts.
The key principles of building a home with environmental features include correct site orientation to maximise solar design principles, natural ventilation, insulation, thermal mass and flooring.