MyStyle Homes have built their first two story display home that achieves 9.3 star rating for energy-efficiency.More from newsCairns home ticks popular internet search terms2 days agoTen auction results from ‘active’ weekend in Cairns2 days agoThe Tesla Power Wall 2 has its own internal cooling system and rugged construction and build quality, ideal for the tropics, and comes complete with a monitoring platform app, allowing the owner to understand and control the power usage. This display home is the first two-storey display home with a Tesla Power Wall 2 system installed in Cairns. MyStyle Homes’ first two story display home that achieves 9.3 star rating for energy-efficiency has won another award – the HIA Australian GreenSmart Display Home for a sustainable home featuring a passive solar design, thermal mass and lightweight construction methods.It is also the second time MyStyle Homes has won the GreenSmart award, picking up the national award in 2014.“This home achieved an outstanding 9.3 energy efficient rating. Building green homes in the tropics is something that is fundamental to what we do, and in our display homes we take it to the next level so we can showcase just what is possible when creating the ultimate energy efficiency in homes,” said MyStyle Homes co-owner Grant Hartwig.“We think this is a game changer for the industry, and to be again recognised at a national level for creating an energy efficient home is something we are proud of and energy efficiency is something close to our heart.” MyStyle Homes’ first two story display home that achieves 9.3 star rating for energy-efficiency has won another award – the HIA Australian GreenSmart Display Home for a sustainable home featuring a passive solar design, thermal mass and lightweight construction methods.MyStyle beat 420 competitors in the win – the first time the Far North has been recognised for this award.The display home boasts a Tesla Battery System: Tesla Power Wall 2, which enables the consumer to generate, use, sell and store their own energy. The system will also provide blackout protection in the event of a cyclone or power loss. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality LevelsAudio TrackFullscreenThis is a modal window. The Video Cloud resource was not found. Error Code: VIDEO_CLOUD_ERR_RESOURCE_NOT_FOUND My Style Homes co-owner Heather Ghidella has won a national housing award and also Cairns business woman of the year awards. picture: Stewart McLeanAnother co-owner, Heather Ghidella, said it was “incredibly special to get this kind of national attention and recognition for something that we have put so much hard work into”. “It took almost two years to design, build and style this home because we put so much thought into every detail of the home.” The multi award-winning display home ‘MyTenacity’ is located at Castleton Entrance in Smithfield and is open from 10am to 4pm Thursday to Sunday. Session ID: 2020-09-28:e6592d9d121d470d2c45edf8 Player Element ID: vjs_video_736 OK Close Modal DialogBeginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreen00:00A PIONEER of the Far North building industry has received yet another award.MyStyle Homes’ two-storey, energy-efficient, Smithfield display home was this week awarded the Housing Industry Association’s best Australian GreenSmart Display Home for a sustainable home featuring passive solar design, thermal mass and lightweight construction methods.The house had previously achieved a silver level certification of liveability from Liveable Housing Australia and earlier this year the house, named My Tenacity, also won Australia Housing Awards 2018 Australian Display Home of the year in Singapore.