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Melbourne’s Go-To Green Architects

If you have been paying attention to the global discussion about climate change and the impact that our race has had on the environment then you may have paused your plans to build a home or complete a renovation project. There is no question that the inefficiencies of the past need to be addressed and corrected as we move forward and the demand for housing and building still exists. However, green architects are a solution that is readily accessible today. The good news is that you have found the best one currently operating in Melbourne.

At BY Projects Architecture, we are primarily focused on sustainable building. Our thirty years and counting in this industry afford us a level of knowledge, expertise and understanding with regards to the impact that construction and development can have on the environment. To address this, we have taken it upon ourselves to do more as architects and find creative solutions that enable our clients to have their dream home, without the guilt that may come from achieving this by negatively impacting the world around them.

Regulation states that all residential buildings must adhere to a 6-star energy rating and commercial buildings must achieve a Green Star rating. Our team of residential & commercial architects works hard to create carbon zero buildings. We will go the extra mile with regards to material selection, low-energy fittings and fixtures and we can even ensure that the construction phase uses appropriate practices to make the entire process a sustainable one.

Working With Green Is Never Just a Personal Choice

Choosing to work with green architects in Melbourne may seem like a personal choice, but in truth, each person that does this wants to build smarter and more efficiently because they are conscious of putting something positive into the world that benefits everyone.

While some will argue that one person cannot make a change, here at BY Project Architecture, we believe that each person that embraces sustainability in their buildings creates a conversation that would otherwise not happen, and so the trickle effect soon grows into a movement. The net effect of green buildings is that they address climate change, drive economic growth and are a positive way to realise sustainable communities that thrive.

Through working with our team of architects, you can request what you want and we will find ways to achieve this for you. For instance, a green building will achieve better energy consumption standards, they use less water and the demand for natural resources can be cut down dramatically. Given that we can achieve carbon zero buildings, this demonstrates the possibilities of creative thinking without hampering the overall comfort or style of the final design and build.

Let’s not forget that green choices also have a positive impact on health and wellbeing, which is incredibly important in the busy, connected world that we live in today.

Green Architects Can Help To Achieve Carbon Zero Designs

Whether you are new to the idea of green buildings or if you are knowledgeable and want to align yourself with green architects or health architects that can bring your ideas and designs to life, then consulting with the team here at BY Projects Architecture is a huge step in the right direction. Carbon zero is possible and we can help you achieve this, no matter what kind of project you are planning.

We embrace quality design and our collaborative approach throughout the design and construction process. So, if you believe the time has come to go green, get in touch with us and let’s make a real difference together.

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Every Building Design follows a similar process. The complexity and stages are tailored to the individual clients and building type. Research  > Feasibility  > Design  > Document  > Construct The Designs will evolve by working closely with you to ensure we create your Bespoke building to meet your needs and exceed your expectations. Integrity is the core value of our culture. We are honest, genuine and ethical in what we do. We keep you informed and collaborate at every step in the process. At BY Projects we are excited to work with complex sites and complex problems to create simple…

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We design ecologically integrated sustainable buildings because we care about the Environment, the Community and Built Form. At BY Projects we strongly encourage all our clients to embrace Sustainable Building Practice. The design and orientation of a building are critical to maintain Passive Solar Design principles for natural heating and ventilation. Material selection, with the use of low-energy fittings and…

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