James and Emily
With the questions mounting, and the responsibility of being a parent, it became clear that I had to make some changes. With this in mind, it was housing where my interest and that of a friend of mine turned. When we began to look at the design of a house from a complete system, it became clear that most new homes were broken from the start. What was more concerning was that it didn’t take much effort to find the people and the information on how they should work, or how to achieve it. When the opportunity arose to leave the automotive industry and start on my own path to sustainability, I jumped.
Architect - Siting the House
The location of the building site was chosen for a number of reasons;
Below is a sketch of the property and the proposed sitting of the home in response to all the factors that play a part and have an impact on the home. The proposed location takes advantage of what the site and nature has to offer while also trying to achieve the clients vision and objectives.