Here are some example house plans that have been uploaded by other members of the Ecobob + Builder-Talk community. This is the perfect place to find inspiration for new builds or eco-renovations.

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Here are some example homes that are fully or heavily sustainable. This is a great place to find inspiration for your own sustainable future!


Here are the Eco Homes for Sale listings, so if you are looking at buying a sustainable home or you're just looking for inspiration, you can browse a range of eco homes that have already been built.

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Smart Home Technology is the future of Energy

Smart Home Technology is the future of Energy

Posted by Builder-talk Ecobob on 9th Feb 2020

Industry experts think that in addition to the very valuable improvements that can be made to a buildings fabric in the form of insulations, orientations, solar panels, Photovoltaics, low energy appliances etc, a 'mover and shaker' in the 'Eco' technology space are the … read more
Residential Solar Hot Water

Residential Solar Hot Water

Posted by Builder-talk Ecobob on 30th Jan 2020

If your looking to reduce your energy use and save on your power bill, heating water is usually the single biggest energy user in your home and a solar hot water system can reduce your hot water charges and save approximately a quarter of your regular power bill. … read more
Lithium-Ion Solar Powered Battery Storage

Lithium-Ion Solar Powered Battery Storage

Posted by Ecobob on 13th Jan 2020

Get the Info! Lithium-ion solar powered battery storage has reached our fair shores, and its high time we embraced it. There has been a lot of hype in the solar power market with all things concerning solar power battery storage. … read more
Re-Use Greywater And Cut Down On Waste

Re-Use Greywater And Cut Down On Waste

Posted by Ecobob Builder-talk on 3rd Jan 2020

We might not give much thought to what happens to the water that flows down the drain when we use our washing machine, have a shower or empty the bathroom sink. But this water is actually safe to re-use in many cases and re-using it is a great way to save precious wate … read more