The following measures help you get a 6 star rating in Tasmania:

  • Double-glazed clear windows
  • Optimum shading over north
  • Orient living areas towards the north and bedrooms towards the south
  • Have clerestory windows facing living areas
  • Insulate concrete slab and slab edges
  • Have a dark-coloured roof instead of light-coloured
  • Have high mass walls like double brick or thick concrete walls facing north