The Shame of the NZ Building Code

So let’s share a bit of context. Did you know that the New Zealand Building Code is around 20 years behind that of the rest of the developed world in terms of energy efficiency standards? Yet over 95% of homes built in New Zealand are built ‘just’ to code - the minimum standard allowed by law.

At Homeco we believe that everyone should enjoy the benefits of a better home… not just the status quo. We’re working hard to achieve that, with our very own unique SIPs (Structurally Insulated Panel) based building system, plus lots of other cool innovations that we’ll share with you later.

In the meantime, if you’re curious, here’s a short documentary that’ll give you an overview of the local ‘big picture’.…