Planning to build or renovate?

Building a home is one of life’s most important financial decisions and the largest financial commitment you will make. By constructing your home to be more energy efficient, you will save money in the long run, live more comfortably and help protect the environment.

Learn how to save money on energy bills and running costs with simple design tips across four categories- Water, Energy, Waste and Garden

As part of the Smarter homes, Smarter living program you can also arrange for a free appointment with a sustainability specialist to go over your house plan and how to best utilise your site so you can have a correctly oriented home that is as energy efficient as possible.

To register your interest call (03) 5272 4846 to make an appointment.

Free consultation with a Sustainability Advisor

Future Proofing Geelong are offering a free consultation with a sustainability advisor to assist home builders achieve the most sustainable home they can based on their individual needs and budget.

Register your interest by emailing:

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Smarter Homes Smarter Living – How to Save Money by Building a Smarter Home?

Download the ‘Smarter Homes Smarter Living’ booklet for simple cost effective sustainability tips, including the ‘top 10 things to talk about with your builder or home designer’.

Click here to download the booklet

Your Home website

The Your Home website is a Federal Government initiative and your guide to buying or renovating a home. It shows how to create a comfortable home with a low impact on the environment- economical to run, healthier to live in and adaptable to your changing needs.

Click here to access the website.

Future Proofing Geelong

Learn how local businesses, community groups and individuals are making a difference to improve environmental outcomes for Geelong; making it an economically productive, vibrant, and liveable city.

Click here to access the website.

Living Greener

Visit this Australian Government website for information, how to’s and rebates available for sustainable living.

Click here to access the website.