Design for life

Future-proof your house

Life is uncertain, and many houses today can’t cater for the changes and challenges occupants might face. But there are ways you can future-proof a house to be flexible enough to cater for an expanding – or contracting – number of residents and their inevitable changing requirements, and also ensure the house is accessible for all, regardless of age or ability.

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Sanctuary 34 out now

Sanctuary 34 is on its way to letterboxes and newsagencies near you, full of advice and inspiration for sustainable living and building.

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Sanctuary 33 out now

Sanctuary 33 is on its way to letterboxes and newsagencies near you, full of advice and inspiration for sustainable living and building.

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Sanctuary 32 hitting the streets

Issue 32 of Sanctuary Green Home magazine is on its way to letterboxes and newsagencies near you, full of advice and inspiration for sustainable living and building.

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Sanctuary 30 on its way

The Autumn issue of Sanctuary is on its way to letterboxes and newsagencies near you, full of green product and design tips for low-impact living.

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Design Workshop: A home with a view

Emma and Kim Friedman have built a sustainable house in their hometown of North Beach Perth, …

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Resilient design

While households have rallied to reduce their carbon footprint, how can we make our homes resilient to the effects of climate change?

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Green in between

Downsizing from a large suburban weatherboard to an early twentieth century cottage in the inner-Melbourne suburb of Brunswick delivered much more than location for Fiona and Bill Morris.

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