How to Have a Comfortable, Safe and Affordable Home - Home Style Green Interview

How to Have a Comfortable, Safe and Affordable Home - Home Style Green Interview

This past Easter we had a chat with Matthew Cutler-Welsh from Home Style Green. Take a look inside to read about sustainable living and listen to the podcast interview.

Tiny House Feature - Pamela's Palace

Tiny House Feature - Pamela's Palace

A bespoke tiny house built out of SIPs, finished with a Little Honey fireplace, gorgeous French country cottage-style décor and a lot of natural light, makes this space a perfect country getaway.

Read on to view the interior photographs of Pamela’s Palace.

What does off grid living look like?

What does off grid living look like?

Don’t you just love that feeling when you’re on holidays away from your busy everyday life and you have the chance to go out somewhere that feels off the grid? It’s a feeling of serenity, relaxation and independence. It’s so important for our happiness to get away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. But what if that feeling could be more than just a holiday feeling? How can you live your life off the grid?

Heating your Tiny Home in Winter

Heating your Tiny Home in Winter

With the cold weather starting to roll in, it’s time to talk about HEATING. The great thing about choosing a Park Homes house is we design our homes with superior insulation so heating is easy and efficient! It’s all about quality when it comes to heating a home. Our homes all come with Passive House approved ventilation systems, guaranteeing 85% or more energy efficiency. That's over 20% more efficiency than most other systems.

15 most fun ways to start a more sustainable lifestyle

15 most fun ways to start a more sustainable lifestyle

Who says sustainability is boring?? Living a more sustainable lifestyle doesn’t mean cutting out fun and easy ways to live. There are simple things you can change to reduce your environmental footprint -- and it can be fun! Take our top 15 tips as a good base to make small changes and live a little bit greener and funnier.

5 most creative tiny homes around the world

5 most creative tiny homes around the world

Tiny homes are trending across the globe!! And it’s no surprise. Tiny homes are not only environmentally and economically friendly, they create easy and comfortable lifestyles and are the perfect fit for most standard families and singles. People around the world are turning to smaller living, and they’re doing it in the most creative ways. We’ve done our research and found 5 amazing tiny homes anyone would envy. We’d live in any of these houses over a giant mansion any day! Which one’s your favourite?

Park Homes article in Business South!

Park Homes article in Business South!

Did you catch the article in Business South about our thriving small business? We’re so excited about it! It’s all about who we are and what we stand for. It’s amazing to get recognised for leading the way in sustainable building design as well as being a great, growing family business. Huge thanks to Business South and writer Russell Fredric for taking the time to single out our business.

What is nZEB and how is it different from Passive House?

What is nZEB and how is it different from Passive House?

Never heard of nZEB? If you follow our passive house posts, you probably know more than you think.

The International Passive House Association defines nZEB as nearly-Zero Energy Building. nZEB buildings are cost-effective, energy-efficient designs that rely on renewable energy sources. They have a huge focus on sustainability, so naturally nZEB goes hand-in-hand with passive houses.