the roof

Have you ever been forced to clean your roof gutters? Isn’t that the most annoying job in the world? How about a roof without gutters? We have designed the roof for ecokit as a crucial part of the house, the roof “hugs” most of the house, keeping it protected from water penetration, wind and weather. […]

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insulation

Insulation is a crucial ingredient in achieving thermal comfort all year round. It is not only to protect us from winter cold but also from the summer heat. In a new development like ecokit an accurate amount of the appropriate insulation in the perfect place is vital. But what is the insulation made from? Where […]

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Reduce the risk of bush fire

Depending upon where you live, you may or might not be at risk of bush fires. This could be devastating if you grow your own crops and keep chickens and/or livestock. So what can you do to prepare for this eventuality? Reducing the risk of fire: Do not store any loose trash or brush piles. If fire […]

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foundations

Ecokit house was designed to be erected quickly but if you have ever prepared a concrete slab or footings then you know this process is time consuming hard work. So we’ve set to find a “no digging holes, no pouring concrete and no waiting for it to set” solution! And indeed we have found a […]

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