The Green Swing in the news

Owner Builder Magazine April/May 2014

Owner Builder Magazine - #182 April/May 2014

Article on The Green Swing in Owner Builder Magazine: "The Green Swing Shed; Backyard sheds don't have to be boring at all."

 

 

Owner Builder Magazine August/September 2012

Owner Builder Magazine - #172 August/September 2012

Article on The Green Swing in Owner Builder Magazine: "The Green Swing - Choice of Building Materials; A development in inner-city Perth continues to test the builders' sustainable goals."

 

 

Owner Builder Magazine Apr-May 2012

Owner Builder Magazine - #170 April/May 2012

Article on The Green Swing in Owner Builder Magazine: "Eco town houses in the CBD; A small sustainable development close to the Perth CBD, being undertaken by two couples."

 

 

The West Australian HIA 2012

The West Australian - 31 March/1 April 2012

The new homes section of The West Australian 31 March/1 April featured some of the submissions for the 2012 Housing Industry Awards (HIA). Solar Dwellings and Right Homes, our designer and builder, together entered our project for the partnership award. This is the article that was published.

Southern Gazette 10 January 2012

Southern Gazette Community Newspaper - January 10, 2012

We made the front page of the community newspaper! A celebration of the start of construction, the concrete slabs were pored only a few weeks prior.

 

 

eTool Case study - 15 November 2011

eTool has published a case study on their website showing the results of the eTool life cycle assessment (LCA). The case study profiles the best performing of what they call 'three excellent buildings in their development' - the strawbale house (Unit 2)

 

 

Southern Gazette

Southern Gazette - 14-12-2010

In Between The Lines

In Between The Lines - July 2010

Western Power's (internal) quarterly magazine "In Between The Lines" (2nd quarter 2010) had a story on The Green Swing (Helmuth Stockmann is a Western Power employee). Sustainability has become more import for Western Power in past years and there is a genuine drive to make it an integral part of the way it is doing its business. In Between The Lines quite regularly features articles on sustainability.