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DREAM DESIGNERS COMPETITION ENTRY BOOKLET HOME OWNER BRIEF JUDGING CRITERIA Presented by the National Association of Building Designers and James Hardie Australia Pty Ltd WIN A DESIGN TOUR TO JAPAN DESIGN A DREAM HOME FOR AN INTELLIGENT OPEN-MINDED 28 YEAR OLD COUPLE WHO ARE ABOUT TO START A FAMILY. The Jetsons believe that despite Australias housing aordability problems they can build a dream home on a small lot. They want to build a home thats the envy of their friends in order to encourage them to sell their inner city apartments and move into the suburbs with them. The nalists will be showcased at the National Building Design Conference and winners announced at the NABD National Design Awards on the 1st October 2016. The winner will be crowned Dream Designer Of The Year at the event and receive a trip for two to Japan. The winning entry will also be showcased on the James Hardie and Scyon Walls websites and promoted on social media and PR. For terms conditions go to YOUR CHALLENGE WHERE WILL YOU PARK THE ROCKET 3000 1. MEET THE JETSONS Jessica and Jared Jetson are 28 year old city-dwellers. They have established their careers and are now looking to start a family. After years of saving up a deposit and dreaming about their own home theyve purchased a small block in a new land release for 275000. They abandoned the idea of a project home when Jessicas uncle James a wealthy eccentric designer oered to pay half of the build cost if they built a unique fresh and futuristic design. Jared likes working on rocket bikes and Jessica is a mountain bike competitor. 3. 2. 7. 4. 5. 6. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. THE BUILD New custom built home in a new land release A 200 250m2 size house with a double storey layout to maximise outdoor living space. THE LAND Land size 394m2 12.5 x 31.5 CONSTRUCTION MATERIALS Use 2 kinds of Scyon Wall cladding or weatherboards Axon Stria Linea or Matrix and 1 James Hardie cladding such as rendered HardieTex Blueboard or Easylap. The deck should be made from HardieDeck. THE INTERIOR 4 bedrooms 3 bedrooms and a home oce 2.5 bathrooms A main bathroom with a bath for the kids 1 car garage with room for a small workshop for working on rocket bikes and mountain bikes. 1 o street driveway parking for a second car Open plan kitchen and outdoor living areas. Theyre digital experts and the house needs to suit their current and future needs. THE EXTERIOR The house needs to be high impact in order to get uncle Jamess funding help. It should be beautiful and eye-catching with a strong Australian character and street appeal. ARCHITECTURAL STYLE The style should be modern and also attempt to pick future trends. The Jetsons are open-minded and are looking for fresh designs that havent been seen before. GLAZING Choice should suit design and energy eciency. INSULATION Maximum insulation for energy eciency. SUSTAINABILITY A minimum energy rating of 6 estimated. No supporting documentation required. THE BUILDING SITE A level site aerial image right. TIMEFRAMES Entry close Friday 12th August 2016. BUDGET Up to 600000 depending on whether Uncle James likes the design. BLOCK SIZE 394m2 12.5 x 31.5 LOT 394m2 31.5 12.5 JUDGING CRITERIA Entries will be judged on the quality of the overall project in either of two categories 1. Warm Climate OR 2. Cold Climate Assessment will be based on but not limited to the following elements Design innovation air. Visual appeal street appeal and the use of Scyon Walls cladding. Visit for design ideas. Innovation and original design solutions. Design eectiveness in considering future housing needs. The relationship between internal and external spaces and the use of HardieDeck. Visit for inspiration. Livability and clever use of space. Australian character in the design. Environmental sustainability and passive design and energy eciency. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS 1. This competition is open to all current nancial members of NABD States. 2. Members may submit up to 2 entries. 3. Members of the judging panel are excluded from eligibility. Tell us about your design. We require 1. Sketch design 2. Site plan 3. Floor plan 4. Floor elevations 5. Section 6. 3D render 7. Project description Describe your inspiration and how your design meets the brief in 300 words or less. Supply all in PDF format For upload instructions go to Terms Conditions available at NABD is a collaboration of Building Designers Association of the Northern Territory Building Designers Association of Queensland Building Designers Association of South Australia Building Designers Association of Victoria Building Designers Association of Western Australia