Building a kit home using sustainable house design systems is achievable with a well thought out plan and some good research. Kit homes aren't necessarily the most carbon neutral structures as manufacturers are working to a budget that is set by the market rather than aiming for a zero net energy home.
Sustainable urban living is attainable with a coordinated approach using simple green home designs, including products and home features that reduce the carbon footprint to a 'zero energy house'.
Ideal roofing design can have:
The best home insulation system utilises:
Timber frame or steel frame cladding materials such as:
Solar power generation and solar power storage
Wind power generators
Ways to save energy
Sustainable house design is a choice the kit builder should make at the very beginning of the project. Adding green home designs later cannot substitute for structural and positional set-outs.
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