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Pitkin-Douglas Passive House Plus

  • Architect: Theca Arcitecture
  • Builder: Ethos Homes
  • Engineer: Lewis Bradford
This striking family home is the South Islands first certified Passive House Plus
  • Designed, built and certified to Passive House Plus standard
  • Blower door test result of .39 air changes per hour (@ 50Pa)
  • Triple-glazed, timber framed windows by Thermadura
  • Wolf ventilation system
  • 144m2 living space + 40m2 garage + 18m2 covered deck

This modern family home equally balances form and function. Beautifully clad in vertical Cedar timber and Hiland Tray, solar panels on the north-facing roof generate enough power to supply the houses energy needs. Shutters on north facing windows prevent over-heating in the summer.

Whats the Ethos difference

We started Ethos to help people like you, people like us, who want to live in a healthy sustainable home. The minimum we build or renovate to is the Ethos standard, and its our integrity on the line in every build. We blower door test our homes because as well as saying we build better we prove it. So whether you are a young family who want a healthier home, an early adoptor wanting to make the right environmental choices or looking for certainty over energy bills as you head into retirement, give Ethos a call.

Ethos Homes are qualified, experienced and proven, we will deliver on the home you want

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