Sustainable Home Renovations (October)

Learn how to create healthy living spaces (October)

2018 Course Dates
7 Apr Sustainable Home Renovations (click here to book) Cancelled
14 Apr Sustainable Home Renovations Cancelled
21 Apr Sustainable Home Renovations Cancelled
13 Oct Sustainable Home Renovations (click here to book) 10am - 12pm
20 Oct Sustainable Home Renovations 10am - 12pm
27 Oct Sustainable Home Renovations 10am - 12pm
COST: $65

This three-part seminar will give you lots of practical tips for renovating or extending your home. You will learn how to create healthy living spaces that are energy efficient, save water, improve your quality of life and save you money in the process! Bring your own house plans and we’ll discuss all the options for best results at lowest costs.

Venue: Kaipatiki Environment Centre, 17 Lauderdale Road, Birkdale 0626

Tutor: Johann Bernhardt

 

Johann Bernhardt is the director of Bernhardt Architecture Ltd. He has a masters degree (equiv) in architecture from Technical University Berlin, a PhD in urban development from Paris University VIII, and a lifelong interest in sustainability which was an integral part of his professional work as architect, urban designer and researcher both in Berlin and internationally. He has contributed to a number of professional publications in this field.

Johann lectures on sustainable design and building at the School of Architecture at the University of Auckland (UoA).

He is the editor of the book ‘A deeper shade of Green’ – sustainable urban development, building and architecture in New Zealand. (for more information click on ‘the book’)

His New Zealand projects have featured on TV (i.e. ‘My House, My Castle’ in NZ, ‘The world’s greenest homes’ in Canada and the US) and in magazines.

Johann also runs the Auckland office of the Building Biology and Ecology Institute (BBE), researching, compiling and disseminating information on healthy and environmentally friendly building and living.