Homestar Services

Homestar is a New Zealand based company, which aims to assess and improve the performance of your own home. They utilize a star rating system which indicates how environmentally friendly and self sufficient your home is. Homestar provides an excellent service that is useful for homeowners, rental agencies and anyone building a new home in New Zealand. Homestar currently offer four different types of assessment: self assessment, homecoach assessment, homestar practitioner and certified assessment. What you choose should ultimately depend on your budget and your main reasons behind hiring an assessment specialist.


Self Assessment


Homestar offer a free self assessment test for all homeowners. This can be taken online through the official Homestar website. The test will give your home a provisional rating that indicates its energy efficiency. It will also give you a number of helpful recommendations as to what you can do in order to improve the performance of your home.


Homecoach Assessment


If you are having trouble in completing the free self assessment test by yourself then you can hire a homecoach specialist to go through the test with you. They will be able to give you some expert input and answer any questions you may have.


Homestar Practitioner


The homestar practitioner service is the most appropriate service to use if you are renovating your existing home or building a new one. They will be able to offer you some in depth advice about home design, performance and energy efficiency which could save you vital time and money in the long run. They will also be able to help you achieve your ideal Homestar rating.


Certified Assesment


A certified independant homestar assessor will be able to grade your home according to their rating system and provide you with an official assessment certificate. This can be used to show prospective buyers the current energy efficiency rating of your home.


You can find out more and book any of the above assessments via their official website. Alternatively you can email the homestar customer service team who will be able to answer any questions you have regarding the homestar assessment packages.



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