Did you know that lighting is responsible for up to 10% of the average family's electricity bills? Or that Electricity accounts for 53% of the energy used in Australian households, but creates around 87% of the greenhouse gas emissions because most electricity is generated by burning fossil fuels? It sounds simple but small adjustments to the way a home is built can amount to significant cost-savings in the long run!

At Melbourne Homes we are dedicated to our wider responsibilities to the environment and community.

We continue to lead the way in pioneering sustainable and environmental initiatives in new homes. Our focus has always been about building tomorrow's homes, today.

Melbourne Homes strategic focus is to lead the way and set the benchmark for the industry. Our environmental commitment is steadfast and continues to evolve every day in our ongoing research and development initiatives, design and construction approach and partnerships with major land developers, government and leading industry bodies.

Into the future, Melbourne Homes will continue to be the leaders in new home design, innovation and sustainability, whilst still providing affordable, quality homes.

The best in sustainable living practices are available now. All our homes are 6-star energy rated. Discover simple ways to save money whilst protecting the environment.

Read about some of our sustainable initiatives below.

We minimise waste and recycle as much as possible during the build process to ensure your new home has been sustainably built.

We recycle all unused materials in the manufacturing process.

We use sustainably harvested timber to leave a smaller carbon footprint.

Tomorrow's House Today

Water Saving - Rain Water Tank

Renewable Energy - Solar Panel

Renewable Energy - Solar Hot Water

Waffle Pod Slab

Roof & Ceiling Insulation

Double Glazed Windows