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About Natural Elements


Natural Elements provides the following Environmentally Sustainable Design Services (ESD):

  • House Inspections

  • ESD Report – Existing Homes

  • ESD Report – Proposed Renovations  

  • ESD Report – Proposed Homes

  • ESD and Architectural advice

  • NatHERS support and ratings (coming soon)

Our ESD Reports cover the following ESD initiatives and are tailored for the proposed budget and occupant needs:

  • Passive Design

  • Thermal Comfort

  • Healthy Interiors 

  • Heating and Cooling

  • Lighting

  • Sustainably Sourced Materials

  • Energy Efficiency

  • Water Efficiency

  • Future Proof Design  

If you are interested in having Natural Elements review your existing or new home please fill out the questionnaires found at the following links:

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Nayan Puri 


Nayan Puri is a registered architect specialising in Environmentally Sustainable Design (ESD). She established Natural Elements Design because she is passionate about integrating innovative design with sustainable living solutions and would like to use her expertise to work on projects that can make a real difference to people’s lives

Nayan brings over 10 years of experience in architectural practice and academia to Natural Elements. Her industry experience includes several years of working as an architect with McIldowie Partners Architects, three years working as an ESD consultant with Paul Haar Architects on Mullum Creek an environmentally friendly housing development and five years experience teaching, researching and lecturing in sustainability and design at the University of Melbourne. She is also a Passive House Certified Consultant and is currently obtaining Nathers Assessor Accreditation

She is passionate about natural materials and has been involved with a number of grass roots Natural Building projects in Asia, India and Australia and has strong links with a number of sustainable timber initiatives. 

Nayan is a talented designer and consultant, she would like to use her skills to make a positive impact on the construction industry, to help create environmentally sensitive solutions for a stressed planet.

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