Waikato – Te Awamutu

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Waikato – Te Awamutu

eHaus Euro - PHI Low Energy Standard - Non Certified

Set in the heart of Te Awamutu this modern, architecturally designed home fits neatly on an exisiting site. Great indoor outdoor flow has been created with a private covered deck looking over the city at the rear of the property.

Design Components

Floor – Fully insulated concrete pad with a U-value of 0.182 W/(m²K)

Wall – 90mm timber frame with service cavity U-value of 0.285 W/(m²K)

Roof – Double layer of fibreglass insulation U-value of 0.131 W/(m²K)

Window Joinery Frame – APL Altherm -Thermally broken aluminium- Uf value = 4.0 W/(m²K)

Glazing –  Double Glazed  Argon Ug value=1.12 W/(m²K) g- value = 61%.

Ventilation – Zehnder ComfoAir Q350 MHRV

Hot Water – Bosch Compress 3000 – 270L capacity heat pump hot water cylinder


Performance Specifications

Heating demand:  23.7 kWh/m2/yr

Heating load:  18.3 W/m2

Frequency of Overheating:  6% year over 25C

TFA: 147.8 m2

Form Factor: 3.15

Air leakage@50Pa:  0.6ACH

PER demand: 44 kWh/m2/yr

Experience this eHaus for yourself

Contact eHaus

Passive House Project Team


Grant Johnson


eHaus Waikato - Brown Construction Ltd


Maria Rei