Lessons Learned

The following table outlines the key lessons we learned during the design, construction and operation of the Energy Efficient Demonstration Home.

This table will be updated from time-to-time as more lessons are learned over time, particularly in relation to the operation of the building.

Refer to the Your New Home Buyer’s Guide for more detailed information about each step.

The table splits lessons in the column titled ‘If building again…’ into the following two categories:

Lessons Learned Table last updated on 8 November 2022.

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The following floor plan shows the changes we would make if rebuilding.

Energy Efficient Demonstration Home Floor Plan with changes if re-building

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