Bob Burnett Architecture is a team of innovative award winning local and international architects and designers with strong ideas and enthusiasm to create appealing, environmentally sound, high performance homes and buildings.
Bob has 30 years experience in Design, Construction and Contract Administration in a wide range of building types both commercial and residential. Since establishing his own practice he has championed energy-efficient, environmentally sound architecture for nearly two decades. A strong focus is on creating both beautiful buildings and high performance thermal envelopes to achieve lower running costs along with better health, comfort and wellbeing. A certified Homestar Assessor since 2011, Bob designed and developed New Zealand’s first 10 star Homestar rated home. On its completion 5th August 2015, the Superhome Movement was launched. Initially established in Canterbury and now gathering traction nationally. A not-for-profit industry lead initiative, normalising higher performance homes through open source sharing of new technologies, design innovations and building techniques. One aim is to help consumers understand where the building code minimum standards sit and the benefits of exceeding these.