Isaacs House


Location | Isaacs, ACT

Date completed | November 2015

EER | 7.5 stars

Area | 137 m²

Builder | Jigsaw Housing

Images | LightStudies

My house is light, bright and very comfortable to live in. The high ceilings in the open plan living area add interest and increase the sense of space. It is a modular house, yet it has individual touches to set it apart
— The client


Key features

3 bed, 1 living, 2 bath

450 m² sloping site with north to the side

Single carport

Floor finishes include timber, tiles and carpet

All living spaces connect to the north facing timber deck and garden

Tailored to small, sloping site and designed to our client's brief and budget using our Light House Modular approach



High performance PVC double glazing

R1 insulated slab

R2.5 insulation to exterior walls

R1.5 insulation to interior walls

R5 insulation to the roof space

Vapour permeable building wrap to walls and roof

Minimal air leakage, well sealed building envelope (6 air changes per hour at 50 Pascals)