This category is for self build homes that have been designed and constructed to be as sustainable and energy efficient as possible. We welcome entrants from a variety of build systems including ICF, straw bale, SIPs and thin joint masonry, to name but a few, and anyone may enter. Judges will look at overall design, innovation, materials usage and how the homeowners’ needs have been addressed, with a specific focus on areas such as energy performance, carbon emissions and embodied carbon. Projects should be owner-commissioned private houses.
Entries should include:
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