Extend outdoor living and entertaining areas by providing an extensive range of articulated arm awnings, compact roof systems or the self-supporting pergola systems.
A choice of stylish modern designs, providing safety plus protection from the wind, without spoiling the view. Fine for internal or external use.
Design for climate requires that homes be designed or modified to ensure that the occupants remain thermally comfortable with minimal auxiliary heating or cooling in the climate where they are built. Passive design — working with the climate, not against it — is an important component, as are energy efficient heating and cooling systems, and […]
Humans are comfortable only within a very narrow range of conditions. Our body temperature is about 37°C, despite the fact that the body generates heat even while at rest: we must lose heat at the same rate it is produced and gain heat at the same rate it is lost. The diagram below shows the […]
Passive design helps you maintain the interior temperature of your home at a comfortable temperature with little or no mechanical heating and cooling. It’s generally cheaper to consider passive design options such as shading windows, installing insulation and draught proofing before you invest in expensive heating and cooling appliances as you’ll reduce the amount of […]