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Solar passive home with separate primary bedroom / guest wing

solar passive house design

This 3×2 solar passive home has minimal heating / cooling bills, and guests can enjoy their own entry.

Can a suburban block really be home to a beautiful solar passive home, with two separate wings? Yep, you betcha.

As featured on Houzz

We consulted with the owners about their priorities and they were:

  • separate wing for children / guests
  • solar passive design, in particular living area
  • clever space-utilising design
  • comfortable deck area that gives inside / outside flow between home and garden

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Best Granny Flat Design expert in Margaret River — as featured on Houzz

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This granny flat was converted from a rendered brick pergola into a stunning 1×1 retreat. No wonder we are known as the granny flat design expert and builder in the south west.

Who says granny flats have to be boring and pokey? (Not this granny flat design builder in the Margaret River region!)

As featured on Houzz, this stunning 1×1 granny flat was converted from an existing structure in the back yard to a stylish and functional home-away-from-home for the property-owner’s parents… Prepare to be amazed! Read On…

Granny Flat Seminar: Top 3 Tips

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Our top 3 “take home tips” from our recent Granny Flat Seminar

We were absolutely thrilled to see so many people turn up to get tips and insider knowledge for their own granny flat project, from Leimac Building and our trusted colleagues.

Attendees to our free granny flat seminar asked a lot of questions which helped everyone in the room. Lots of information was shared by the experts, so everyone learned something!

Scroll down to read the top 3 “take home tips” from each of the experts. Read On…