A residence of grand proportions built on a mountain top with spectacular views. The size of the house makes it imperative to reduce on the energy to be used for both heating and cooling this impressive home. This has been successfully achieved by using the SIPS panels for the walls and Tridek panels for the roof, thus ensuring a tight building envelope with excellent insulation values.
Set with a northerly aspect with stunning views of Lake Crackenback situated in the Snowy Mountains, this energy efficient solar passive home uses SIPS panels for the walls & Ceiling panels. The construction played a large part in achieving this highly efficient thermal rating & design.
The name of this beautiful property Black Diamond Chalet and it locates No 19, Rocky Road, Crackenback. This Property is available to rent on Airbnb please check the following link if you are interested.
The owner of this house spent considerable time researching the requirements of an energy efficient solar passive home. This home uses SIPS panels for the walls in combination with Tridek Roofing panels. These panels together, played a large part in achieving this energy efficient design. This house has been oriented perfectly to the north with the Tridek roof at the appropriate angle and will use virtually no energy for heating and cooling.
This residence replaced an existing house with the same design to blend in with the surrounding neighbourhood. SIPS panels were used for the walls and floors in combination with Tridek panels for the roof. The energy efficiency achieved by the building envelope, fully met the owner’s expectations.