A project in achievable sustainability!
As a journey in sustainable, eco-focused building, the goal of The Hawea Grove project is to create a tasteful, sustainable living and visitor sanctuary, among a grove of established fruit and nut trees.
Here at haweagrove.nz we will be documenting this journey through a webisode series, with accompanying editorial, chronicling the twists and turns of the building and growing process, from a rookie’s perspective.
From planning to planting, read the latest happenings from The Hawea Grove.
Welcome to Episode 02 folks! In this episode we take a look at the construction of a yurt, the first plantings and some of the concept designs for the house itself. Enjoy...The Series The objective is to showcase the twists and turns of creating and managing a...
After releasing our first episode, we've been working on securing a few more partners for our eco building project, while getting the plans ready to submit to the council for building consent. Both aspects have progressed rather nicely!We're really excited to announce...
This is the beginning! Episode 01 of The Hawea Grove series is out... This has been a dream in the making for a few years now. The goal of this series to document our journey into eco building, from the perspective of a consumer with little experience in the...
The Design Process
After 9 months of playing with my own designs in photoshop, before even talking to an architect, you might expect the design process to become tiresome by now. Think again!
The full webisode series can be viewed and subscribed to on Youtube.