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August 2013

Josh’s House Landscaping FAQ’s

By | Project Updates

Wow, what a response to last weeks Josh’s House landscape episode. So much so, we have had to create a Frequently Asked Question (FAQ) sheet for all you budding landscapers. How were the gabion walls constructed? What is hydrozoning? Is a bore sustainable? What other water sensitive features does Josh’s…

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Josh’s House Opens on Sustainable House Day

By | Events, Project Updates

[map zoom=”14″ type=”ROADMAP”] [marker address=”19 Grigg Place Hilton WA 6163″]Josh’s House[/marker] [marker address=”Rennie Crescent S Hilton WA 6163″]Hilton Harvest Community Garden[/marker] [/map] As part of the national Sustainable House Day program, Josh will be throwing open the doors to his house for people to see the project first hand. Starting…

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Josh’s House CRC Research Project Begins

By | Events, Industry News

[fancy_images width=”590″ height=”394″] [image title=”Joel Barbitta – D-max Photography”]https://joshshouse.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/130701-Joel-Barbitta-D-Max-Photography-Grigg-Street-LR-5-Internet-V.jpg[/image] [/fancy_images] Detailed performance monitoring of Josh’s House will soon get underway as part of a three-year research project through the CRC for Low Carbon Living. The research project, run in conjunction with the Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute (CUSP), will assess…

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International conference delegates visit Josh’s House

By | Events, Industry News

[fancy_images width=”590″ height=”433″] [image]https://joshshouse.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/group-picture-Internet-edit.jpg[/image] [/fancy_images] Josh recently hosted a group of international conference delegates keen to learn about the outstanding sustainability features of the Josh’s House project. The visit was part of a workshop run by Curtin University Sustainability Policy Institute (CUSP), in conjunction with the World Renewable Network Conference…

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