heating includes a ‘clean-air’ wetback fireplace, a multi-zone underfloor heating system and heat pumps, all powered through a 5.5kwh solar system that can be controlled from anywhere. The home earned a Sustainability Lifestyle Award. For further details, contact Fowler Homes Southern Lakes, phone (03) 441 1036, email: email@example.com, or alternatively go to the national website: www.fowlerhomes.co.nz see more online: search 47486 at Trendsideas.com Above and left: The upper main living level offers plenty of family and entertaining options, with a striking cedar t&g ceiling, stone fireplace, separate lounge, dining, kitchen and living – all with direct access to the sun balcony. The house has a strong sustainability component and is close to energy neutral. No fossil fuels are used for heating or cooking, low-energy appliances feature, and the home can be compartmentalised for efficient heating. These are just some of the many green advantages.