Sustainable Homes
At No Extra Cost

Your home should support your lifestyle, connect you to the outdoors but also be your haven, protecting you when you need it to.
Early Collaboration Saves Money
Early collaboration on projects can save thousands in the long run. Sustainable design not only benefits the environment, but also the back pocket. Saving money and the planet, that's a win!
Access to Cutting-Edge Solutions
Know you want to integrate environmentally sustainable principles in your new home’s design but don’t know where to start? Draw on our wealth of knowledge and expertise and ensure your new home is at the forefront of sustainability.
Energy Efficiency Made Easy
We've helped 100+ Builders and Architects and over 50,000 Australians with their energy efficiency needs so far. Let us help you make your home be best home you've ever lived in and leave you with peace of mind.

The process


Meet with us

We pride ourselves on offering the best tailored service to our clients. So, to see how we can help you in the best way, we normally organise a meeting with you. This can be in person or online, whatever you would prefer. We get to know you and what you need and want out of your home. We assess the projects scope and how we could best offer our services in support of your vision.

Design & consultancy

We offer a broad range of services from initial concept all the way to design and documentation ready for permits. Our aim is to help you to achieve the best home you've ever lived in. Using an award-winning building designer, we focus on the Liveability of your home as a core concept and then help you add your own unique 'WOW!' factor on top. This gives you a home that supports you and your family and is a place you can proudly show off to your friends.

More than compliance

We give you peace of mind. We empower you to make the right choices, we help educate you to understand the hidden benefits of design choices and get the best results for your project as you watch it come to life. After you have the design, you can send it to as many builders as you want to get a like for like comparison on prices. Then you have the power to decide who gets to build your home. We can support you through the entire process, advocating for you and bridging the divide between the builder and yourself.

Accurate, accredited, ethical.

We pride ourselves by employing local experts who know the climates that you want to build in. With over 120 years of combined knowledge and having operated nationally for over 20+ years we are commited to staying on shore and on board with locals. We won't compromise quality for cost savings, because we know your home is linked to your lifestyle and livelyhood. You can be confident that your project is handled by a team of Thermal Performance Assessors who are industry qualified and accredited by Assessor Accreditation Organisations (AAO) like Design Matters National.

Ethical approach

Energyraters as a business has at it's core, taking an ethical approach to energy efficiency. We always apply 'best practice' to our assessments and are known as assessors that are look to as a benchmark when it comes to others in the industry. We know that there are loopholes and less than desirable practices, like sending out jobs overseas and manipulating data to get results, but we would rather do things the right way to protect our reputation and your family's investment. Avoid the risks of costly non-compliance with our independent and transparent assessments, protecting your home as a safe, comfortable space for a lifetime.

We care about YOU

With Energyraters you are using a team that is invested in you and your projects from start to finish. We care about YOU the person living in the house that you will call a home. We feel every person deserves a home that will last a lifetime, built to be a space for your family to nurture, grow and adapt as time goes on. We advocate for your needs and wants, and we support your desire to have the best quality at an affordable price.

The best home you’ve ever lived in

Your home should support your lifestyle, connect you to the outdoors but also be your haven, protecting you when you need it to. Can you really have all these in one home? With the expertise of Energyraters, you can create a home that strikes the perfect balance between being a healthy space for your family and comfortable all year round, and the best part is – it doesn't have to cost you more. From optimising energy efficiency and ensuring compliance to designing future-proof and resilient homes, we will guide you in transforming your new home into a sustainable haven. Saving you money while making a positive impact on the planet. 

Award winning partnership

We are partnered with multi-award winning EnvironmentallySustainable Design group, Greenest House to provide you with design and support services from concept through to post construction. Our team has been involved in the 6 Lanning Street Baranduda display home designed by Greenest House and Ausplan Design Group and constructed by Gilchrest Homes that won the 2021 Master Builders Association North East Victoria: 'Display Home of the Year' and the 2021 Design Matters National 'Best ESD Design'. This home was rated at a simulated result of 7.7 Stars and also 8 Stars 'as built' as well as receiving an almost 9 Star Residential Energy Efficiency Scorecard (R.E.E.S) assessment rating. Energyraters, although working behind the scenes, was instrumental in guiding energy efficiency implementation and support to achieve this outstanding result.

Efficiency, comfort, and value all in one place

Reach out to us and let's create a home that is as comfortable as it is good looking! Got no plans yet?  We can help you with that too!

The services we offer


7-Star Design Consultancy


Energyraters is a leader in the industry and we are well suited to help you achieve your 7-Star needs. Many States have delayed the transition, but being prepared now can help ease the costs of having to suddenly switch over to regulations and requirements. If you get in early you can create a point of difference and stand out in a crowded market. 7-Star is the future of building in Australia and we're here to help you get it right.

Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD) Consultancy


If you have clients that are sustainablility focused then we can help you not only with the energy efficicency but also the liveability of the home. We are partnered with Greenest House, a multi-award winning ESD consultancy group, that provide up to date advice and support to improve the liveability of a project. Liveability includes the sustainability of the building fabric and methods of construction as well as the thermal comfort, health of occupants and the home's resilience to climate shock.

NatHERS Assessments


NatHERS or better known as '6-Star' assesments are our bread and butter. We are trusted to provide these assessments nationwide to some of Australias largest builders and we pride oursleves on being both Locally based - no work is done offshore- and ethically compliant with best practice of the industry. We have gained a reputation for providing fast turn around times and accurate assessments along with cost effective solutions that work in the real world. Protect your reputation and compliance obligations by using our industry leading services.

Alterations & Additions Assessments


We don't only handle new builds. We have done countless alterations and additions from the simple to the complex. We will help you see what you need to do to comply with the ever changing regulations in our building industry.

Independent Report Auditing


If its too good to be true, most times it is. We offer our services to audit energy reports and provide expert advice regarding the findings. We have helped builders save their good name and tens of thousands of dollars of potential compensation payments by picking up errors and ommisions that other assessors had passed through. Occupants are questioning more than ever if their homes are 'up to spec', so get infront of this and get us to help you out.

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