I guess your wondering Why so high out of the ground??  It was a condition of the permit that the finished floor height be 150mm above the highest known flood level.   This brings the raft slab to almost 1 metre high. Why a raft slab?? As the home will have polished concrete throughout to create thermal mass, the engineers believe that a raft slab will provide the best possible outcome for polished concrete floor with minimal imperfections.

Winning Homes’ is currently assisting clients to design and construct a “solar passive” family home.  The energy efficient home will be both functional and practical to deliver ongoing sustainability.read more

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