All posts by Joanne Galea

Joanne Galea is a designer and community stalwart driven by quality and creativity for healthy design outcomes. Her business Designs for Creation serves predominantly the South East Queensland region but her healthy Building Designs and Building Biology auditing is available throughout Queensland. Joanne said, "I am seriously passionate about every aspect of Building Design and quality documentation while creating new inspirational possibilities in our built environment. The name Designs For Creation speaks for itself: designing healthy lifestyles for people, bio-diversity and creation itself."

A Holistic Approach to Building Sustainability

An article by Joanne Galea

A Holistic Approach to Building Sustainability

Many could be under the belief that it is the energy and water efficient fixtures and low VOC (Volatile Organic Compound) finishes that satisfy sustainable and healthy building outcomes.

Important as these are, a holistic, whole of building fabric and systems approach is the attitude of this biological building designer. Continue reading A Holistic Approach to Building Sustainability