[INFOGRAPHIC] Building more sustainable homes

How can we build our homes for a more sustainable, low-carbon future?

A sustainable home is one that is more liveable, healthier, saves you money on water and energy bills, is constructed using environmentally efficient materials and thereby reduces its environmental impact, and is useable for you throughout all the stages of your life.

Does your current (or future) home make the grade?

Where to find out more:

Your Home: An Australian Government site dedicated to informing you about how to create a more sustainable home

World Wildlife Fund's resource kit on Green Building Design

Tips and tricks over at Envirotecture

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