Low Energy House Design Principles: Passive Design


‘Passive design’ is a design principle used to create energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. Passive homes are specifically designed to take advantage of the climate and maintain a comfortable temperature range in the home, resulting in ultra-low energy usage. 

Gas Vs. Electric


When comparing the many different stove tops and ovens available, it can be difficult to narrow down your choices. The ultimate decision comes down to what you use your cooking appliances for. This article will go through the pros and cons of each as well as the many factors you should consider when purchasing a new kitchen range, such as its lifetime running costs, risks and energy efficiency.

Brisbane's Property Hotspots


Brisbane is made up of nearly 200 suburbs, making it very hard to decide exactly where you want to live. There are a huge number of factors to consider when you are making the decision of where you want to buy a home. The secret is to find a location with a whole range of positive factors such as high population growth, major infrastructure projects, a diverse and resilient local economy, and a rising rental yield. If your location ticks all these boxes, then you have an increased chance of capital growth.

Read on if you want to find out which suburbs are the best to buy in Brisbane for home buyers and property investors. Here is a breakdown of the city’s best suburbs based and their location: 

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