Design Carvalho Pty Ltd
I am a sole practitioner offering personalized service on high quality, sustainable, individual, residential design in Southern Tasmania but especially on Bruny Island. Both areas of outstanding beauty though differing natures and temperatures:-) Ventilation or insulation. My designs are site based, client brief driven, collaborative, informed, informal and unique. I also have extensive experience in design for the disabled and alternative construction methods. The practice also offers Bushfire Hazard Management Planning and assessment.
Driving directions to Design Carvalho Pty Ltd on map
Design Carvalho Pty Ltd on Google Maps
Buck Farm House
Donnybrook Qld, 2011
Alterations and additions to the family farm; extending the living areas with a rammed earth wall section, clarifying the existing house plan, adding a separate pavilion that houses the main bedroom suite, a breezeway to the rear and utility room. the project removed asbestos from the existing building re-roofed the older structure with a fly roof over the existing frame. The rear pavilion is clad in corrugated colorbond with an internal rammed earth wall ( trombe wall) to add thermal mass and texture to this wing. the exterior of the pavilion is moderated with external venetian blinds.