To make your house a comfortable place there are a lot of things that have to be taken into consideration when planning it. However, it is necessary to emphasize n the fact that most of the houses have really bad location and orientation. There are only a few houses that are really oriented in a right way and this is a real luck for the homeowners.
At the very beginning you are required to find out which rooms are going to be living since it is necessary they are facing south. It is vitally important to be aware of seasonal and directional patterns of the sun since you will be able to know which part of the building will get enough solar gain and enough heat. Usually, it depends on geographic location. However, to increase morning sun and at the same time minimize it in the evening make sure there is a slight orientation to east.
What is more, it is important that the part of the building that is the longest one is facing north and south and the narrowest part is facing west and east. It is also better if the rooms that are used for daily activities are also oriented to south. Among these rooms are kitchen, family room and master room. In any case you have to make sure that it is comfortable in these rooms during all of the seasons.
At the same time you have to maximize winter sun and summer shade. It is important to plan everything precisely, so it will be warm in winter and at the same time quite comfortable in summer.
In that case you are also recommended to refer to specialist who will provide with all necessary information and ways of realization of all above mentioned moments and after that you will get everything you need.
Those who live in Melbourne and are going to to build a town house, might first look through some townhouse designs Melbourne. Then, having decided on a design, you can proceed with choosing multi unit development company. And keep in mind that Internet can offer lots of details on many fields and help with selecting proper unit development Melbourne services.