is blessed with a number of talented Architects experienced in Sustainable
Design. Some have pioneered sustainable home design in Canberra
and the Region for a generation. Enviro Friendly is proud to have
worked with a number of the leaders in the field.
you're one of those wise people who are prepared to put a bit more
thought and money into the sustainable design of your home, you're
going to reap the benefits- more and more every year- as energy
costs soar. Here's a list of some of the best Sustainable Design
Architects in Canberra.
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is an architect, builder and environmental designer and principal
of Strine Design in Canberra. He is committed to raising the public
profile of vernacular Australian architecture and promoting environmentally
sustainable practice in both design and construction.
involvement in the formation of the Australian Building Energy Council,
the development of its Building Energy Code, his chairmanship of
the RAIA National Environment Committee and his membership of the
HIA Environment and Planning and Development Committees have given
Ric a national profile in environmentally sustainable and low energy
wealth of sustainability knowledge allows Ric and his team to provide
clients with unique, practical and sustainable home designs through
Strine Design. Strine also has a building arm, Strine
is a sole practitioner architect, and for most of his career has
worked on residential projects in and around the ACT. Projects include
Greenfields, redevelopment, and alterations and additions.
He is committed to the principles of designing for our local climate
using natural energy systems for heating, cooling and incorporating
other sustainable technologies.
in the construction industry, he has developed an understanding
of the cost implications of design decisions.
fundamental design approach is to develop a close relationship with
the client to develop design solutions that not only reflect his
professional experience, but also balances the site characteristics
with the client’s budget, accommodation wishes and preferred
aesthetics. Consequently, each project is unique resulting in a
body of work that includes a variety of architectural solutions
whilst still reflecting responsible sustainable design principles
Verri: Andrew Verri Architecture
active member of the Australian Institute of Architects for over
10 years, serving on it’s Sustainability and Practice Committees,
Andrew is an award-winning Canberra architect.
is passionate about design, efficiency and buildability –
believing all three elements must be addressed in future buildings.
Andrew Verri Architecture have joined forces with Tom Henderson
Design & Construction to form Jigsaw
Housing's philosophy is to simplify the sustainable design and building
process, to create comfortable, clever, energy-efficient homes.
is a sole practice Canberra architect specialising in environmentally
sustainable urban houses and multi-unit housing. Living on a rural
property near Canberra, he also does a number of country and coastal
projects, a passion he has developed over the years.
is committed to sensible, sustainable design, utilising the latest
products and materials to create comfortable, long lasting, efficient
and beautiful homes. Hugh is the winner of multiple awards for green