Passive Design OR PassivHaus

Passive Design OR PassivHaus

As with all our projects at MDC Architects, our designs commence with a consideration of some fundamental principles- How can we arrange the spaces to benefit from solar passive design? And how do we utilise this orientation to heat and cool the internal spaces...

WHY SHOULD WE BUILD SUSTAINABLE, PASSIVELY DESIGNED HOMES?

Our homes are far more than a financial investment or a statement of wealth or success. They are where we spend the majority of our lives, where we come home to relax, where we cook food and entertain friends, where we raise our children and most of all they are a...
Design Matters

Design Matters

MDC Architects were invited to speak at the Open House Perth talk series Design Matters in 2021. The topic of the event was called ‘The Innovators’ and explored themes within housing design such as; affordability, liveability and the size of our homes. ...
Victoria Park Triplex

Victoria Park Triplex

The owners of this new 3-unit development in an established character area of the Town of Victoria Park had lived in an existing home on the site for many years, and approached us to help them downsize in situ. Rather than sub-dividing the block and selling the land,...
Carrington Street Terraces

Carrington Street Terraces

This development contains seven two and three-bedroom homes in a suburban area just outside Fremantle. The design provides an alternative to nearby apartment developments, with a series of modest and efficient walk-up homes that enjoy amenities similar to terrace...