Ross and Julie Brown established their building business in 1997 based around their family, and their credibility for quality work and integrity in business.
Disillusioned with the building code standards Ross and Julie went looking for a better way and have proudly held the eHaus License for the Waikato region since 2014.
Renowned for their credibility and quality workmanship they are award winners in both regional and national House of the year awards and have the largest number of eHaus builds across the business.
Their experience and specialist skills along with unique knowledge to build the PassivHaus way is exceptional. Ross is a Licensed Building Practitioner and Registered Master Builder. He, along with three of his carpenters hold the Certified Passive House Tradesperson qualification. Their passion and commitment to building high performing homes is proven, and their drive and tenacity to improve the quality of housing stock for families in the Waikato is unwavering
They believe all New Zealanders deserve more from their new builds.
Talk to the team today to arrange a consultation about building with eHaus Waikato the PassivHaus way
We are proud to be leading the way in PassivHaus design, architecture and construction. We are a company that prides itself on innovation and excellence, founded on our specialist expertise in the market.
This large 370m² family home located in rural Waikato, has five bedrooms, 3 generous living areas, three bathrooms, and a triple garage. The main hub of the home with kitchen, dining and living areas, opens onto two separate outdoor spaces, one an intimate alfresco dining area and the other having an outlook onto the pool and children's play area. The exterior is clad in a mixture of Cedar and Schist stonework, and features recessed window installation, resulting in an attractive detailed aesthetic. European Larch - Aluminium window and door joinery gives beautiful warmth to the interior, while also ensuring ultra high thermal performance and airtightness. Both shading and glazing on the north facing facade have been cleverly designed to meet solar gains vs heat loss balance, resulting in a home with extensive indoor - outdoor connection with the beautiful landscape. This home has been fitted with a 9kw solar system designed to meet the properties demands, along with Tesla Powerwall 13.5kwH battery storage. This home is targeting Passive House Certification.View Project