Brick House Wānaka

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Project Team

Architecture & Passive House Design Rafe Maclean Architects -
Mechanical Design Fantech (NZ) Ltd -
Builder Dunlop Builders Ltd -
Certifier Sustainable Engineering Ltd –

Passive House Metrics

  • Heating Demand15.4kWh/m2/year
  • Heating Load12.1W/m
  • Cooling Demand3.7%
  • Cooling Load7.6%
  • TFA207.1m2
  • Form Factor3.7
  • Air leakage @ 50Pa0.5 ACH/hour
  • PER demand28.3kWh/m2/year

Passive House Database - TBA

Construction Details Average Values

  • U-value External Walls 0.15 W/(m2K)(R6.9)
  • 165mm NZ SIP panels with a 45mm service cavity insulated with Terra Lana batts
  • U-value Floor0.17W/(m2K)(R5.9)
  • 240mm deep timber floor on piles with R6.2 Terra Lana batts and ply beneath
  • U-value Roof 0.12W/(m2K)(R8.1)
  • 290mm timber framed roof with R7.2 Terra Lana batts, Intello air control layer and 45m insulated service cavity
  • U-value Glass0.55 W/(m2K)(R1.8)
  • Silverstar EN2plus and Isophon Glas EN2plus
  • U-Windows0.9 W/(m2K)(R1.2)
  •  Thermadura Designline 90 Larch
  • Ventilation Efficiency 83%
  • ComfoAir Q350