Horizon Habitats are certified “Green Builders”, as part of the MBA NSW Green Living Program, and also members of the Green Building Council of Australia.
At our basic core is a company-wide commitment to reduce waste, recycle our waste when we can do so, and even re-use where possible.
Ask us how we can improve the sustainability of your next project. The earlier we can get involved, the more value we can offer in helping to make the design of your next project as energy efficient and sustainable as possible.
Some of the initiatives we can help with:
We can also calculate and include in our price to make your project Carbon Neutral.
- Green Building design
- Sustainable and/or renewable product selections
- Energy-efficient wall systems
- Energy-efficient glazing
- Shading systems
- Insulation advice
- Water conservation and re-use systems
- Greywater systems
- Hot water solutions – HWS/underfloor heating/pool heating
- Ventilation systems
- Solar heating for hot water, pools
- Solar electricity
- Energy management systems
- LED lighting
- And many, many more!
We are also trying to implement systems in our office and on site that reduce the amount of paper we generate. All our tenders now go out electronically, and our latest estimating software works on PDF drawings, so we don’t need to print any drawings to do our own estimating. We are even aiming to have all our site diaries filled in every day on our own iPad app