Developed by the HIA, GreenSmart was implemented to develop and promote ‘green’ technologies, design principles and practices, which improve energy efficiency within the home and encourages sustainability in the design and construction industry.

Lateral Homes is committed to our GreenSmart accreditation and practices we incorporate energy efficient sustainable building designs, methods & products into all homes we build. Meaning you will save energy, water and have a lessor impact onto the environment. We incorporate this into our company as we build for a greener and more sustainable future.

As GreenSmart Professionals, we can build homes that are comfortable all year round.  The benefit of a GreenSmart home is it will cost less to heat and cool and leave a minimal footprint on the environment.

Lateral Homes makes use of GreenSmart design principles, innovative design and construction techniques to improve energy efficiency and liveability. A GreenSmart home must be designed according to the site conditions - including the properties orientation, slope and individual client requirements. By implementing natural light, solar passive designs, eco materials, orientation, cross flow ventilation and insulation solutions your GreenSmart home offers immediate benefits.

Lateral Homes is proud of its eco - friendly focus, we offer the following;

  • Smart wiring
  • Materials that reduce environmental impacts
  • Natural cross flow ventilation and insulation to be naturally climate controlled, thus cooler in summer and warmer in winter.
  • Energy saving lights
  • Solar or gas hot water system
  • Wall and roof insulation
  • Ceiling fans
  • Draft sealing
  • Water saving fixtures
  • Capture and retain rainwater
  • 6+ star minimum energy rating