CONNECTION BETWEEN TECHNOLOGIES AND NATURE

Molehouse is the only housing solution that offers sustainable housing in close connection with nature using the latest building technology at the same time.

Materials and construction

The house is built as a shell so as to be the most stable possible to protect you and your property. Interior walls are not bearing, that is why they can be formed of any material and type.

Class A1 in energy consumption

Molehouse can become a completely passive house even with no heat pump or heat recovery system: the class A1 is the basis, and the class A0 can be achieved by installing photovoltaic panels.

Light in Molehouse

In Molehouse, you can adapt the indoor light according to your desire. The south-facing orientation of the house is only an advantage thanks to which the quantity of light and heat increases.

House plan of Molehouse

Our goal is to achieve the Socrates House – that is why the windows are oriented on one side of the house only.

Heating in Molehouse

Simplicity is the basis. Heating system of Molehouse includes solar panels for the summer season, water-heating fireplace for the winter, and electric heat exchanger in the storage tank as a reserve.

Ventilation and cooling

Molehouse does not need any cooling. Thanks to its robust construction and the surrounding soil temperature of about 10°C, it is impossible to overheat the house.

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MOLEHOUSE IS THE LEADER OF MODERN BUILDING

Molehouse is a sustainable housing solution that meets the highest standards of modern building technology. The connection of nature, luxury and building industry has never been closer.

MATERIALS AND CONSTRUCTION

An ever growing number of our clients are requiring the maximum use of natural materials.
They know they will obtain healthier living for their children.

What about you?

MATERIALS AND CONSTRUCTION

Comfort in Molehouse cannot be measured nor compared to anything. It is exceptional. You will love that silence in the house.

CLASS A1 IN ENERGY CONSUMPTION

You will appreciate the short heating period in Molehouse. There is no need for air-conditioning nor heat pump. A small wood-burning stove is all you need for an agreeable indoor temperature.

CLASS A1 IN ENERGY CONSUMPTION

Ranked within class A1 in energy consumption, nothing can beat Molehouse – the real energy-saving passive house.

LIGHT IN MOLEHOUSE

According to the standards, the area of windows in a house must be at least 10% of its floor surface.
The average of Molehouse is 15%
- that means it is much better illumined then conventional houses.

LIGHT IN MOLEHOUSE

In Molehouse, you can adapt the indoor light according to your desire. The south-facing orientation of the house is only an advantage thanks to which the quantity of light and heat increases. For your information, the sun shines from the south in our latitudes.

HOUSE PLAN OF MOLEHOUSE

Our goal is to achieve the Socrates House – that is why all the windows in the house are oriented on one side only, and the least illumined area of the house is intended for technical room, clothes cabinet, pantry, passages or bathroom. This allows energetic gains to be maximised.

HOUSE PLAN OF MOLEHOUSE

The principle of the house comes from the Greek “Megaron”, i.e. a large main space of the house, a sort of heart of the house, with a hall (3), which is like a transitional interspace. Its function in summer is to protect the interior from the sun.

HEATING IN MOLEHOUSE

The heating system is based on simplicity. It includes a wood burning stove, radiant ceiling panels and a storage water heater. No need to remember the service phone number – the maintenance is so simple that you can do it yourself.

HEATING IN MOLEHOUSE

Heating is provided primarily through the wood-burning stove, of which consumption is 3 to 4 stacked cubic meters per season. There is the possibility to make savings by setting the floor lower as less material is required.

VENTILATION AND COOLING

Molehouse is primarily designed without air-conditioning because it is not needed. The soil behind the walls guarantees the maximum comfort.
No worries to open a window even in our passive Molehouse.

VENTILATION AND COOLING

Air exchange is ensured without the use of electricity. The heat recovery system is suitable only for A0 energy class Molehouses (the passive houses).