COOLmob Booklet: Design for the Tropics
- Getting started
- Your house structure
- Inside your home
- Outside your home
National Government Advice
Information on home design for the buyer and renovator, technical information and sustainable urban development, from the Government’s Your Home Technical Manual, now in its fifth edition: www.yourhome.gov.au
Information on buying a tropical home from Investa development company: The Tropical Home Buyers Guide. Includes detail on house orientation to maximise breeze flow and minimise heat gain, green home mortgage options, energy ratings and more.
Other COOLmob booklets:
Greenhouse Friendly Habits (behavioural tips to reduce energy at home) and Greenhouse Friendly Hardware for Top End Housing (products you can buy, use and install to make your home more energy efficient). Click on the images below to download.