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From rags to riches – the power of insulation

Owners of a farm property in Banks Peninsula saw potential in their neglected milking shed, so called in Walker Architecture designer Pete Hodge, Christchurch. Hodge came to take a look to find a structurally sound shed equipped with solid concrete columns and beams....

Insulation prevents power outages?

New Zealand experienced its highest ever peak in demand for electricity on Monday 9th August resulting in a widespread power outage. Up to 20,000 North Island households were affected on one of the coldest nights of the year, leaving people in the dark and cold....

Many renters live in cold and mouldy houses

Chloe Swarbick, Green Party MP petitions for a rental ‘Warrant of Fitness’ as well as Healthy Homes Regulations in response to finding damp and visible mould in 28,000 New Zealand homes, December 2020. The warrant of fitness would cover the standards set in the...