Copper Gate For Eco-Holiday Home Rental: Greywater recycling, Passive solar, Insulation, Solar power (photovoltaic), Rain water collection, New Windows & Doors, Vegetable Garden, Low VOC Paints & Finishes. An 'open home' celebrating sustainability available as a holiday rental. Non toxic, non-VOC materials, Douglas fir timber or on-property building material.
Solar power (photovoltaic)
Rain water collection
New Windows & Doors
Low VOC Paints & Finishes
4 bedroom(s), 2 bathroom(s)
An 'open home' celebrating sustainability available as a holiday rental.
Non toxic, non-VOC materials
Douglas fir timber or on-property building material
water efficient toilets and showers
Biolytix waste grey/black water
high efficiency LED lighting and energy audits
community/environmental group sponsorship
local merchant support policy
sustainability education materials for guests
cultural empathy (pa harakeke)
reduce, reuse and recycle practices
public transport/electric bike options
wetland restoration project
super-thick walls (150mm)
photovoltaic (10kW) solar panels (Nelson's largest residential)
highly insulated (R4 floors, R5.8 ceiling, R3.6 walls)
thermally broken, low-E argon filled double glazing
For more information, view 'Sustainability at the Gates Accommocation' pdf.