Meet the Team

Carbon Homes was created with a simple objective; to change the way we build for the future. Our highly skilled team of Builders, Architects and Engineers excel in the design and construction of energy efficient homes.

Daniel Yates

General Manager

BEng(Hons) Building Services and Sustainable Engineering

With over 20 years in the engineering and construction industry, Daniels’ experience includes some of the largest construction projects in Europe and Australia. Daniel brings extensive experience in engineering and project delivery.

Daniel is the General Manager of our business and he believes active communication is key throughout the life of the project to ensure all the client’s requirements are achieved.

We never want to be a standard project home builder we always want to provide individual services to all our clients and provide building excellence along with reducing your energy bills.  

We aim to make every home as efficient as possible, but we know not all technologies can be implemented due to budgets, but we work with all our clients to advise what is best for their home.

With Carbon Homes you have a direct line to our directors as reputation is everything to us; we want all our clients to live happily and enjoy the benefits of energy efficiency and saving money for life.

Daniel believes in excellent project delivery during construction but also after care services once your home is complete. We want you to get the most out of your home and we want to continually evolve our communication, construction and engineering methods building homes that set the standard for Australia.

Chris Buttery

Construction Manager

WA Builders Registration

With over 25 years’ experience in the construction industry, Chris is a registered builder who excels in project management. Chris is experienced in bespoke designed homes for individuals, large scale mixed-use projects for main stream developers and in recent years he has developed his knowledge of delivering sustainable construction incorporating pioneering low-carbon initiatives across all residential disciplines. Chris has worked for a ground breaking ‘not for profit’ organisation successfully delivering high performing energy efficient projects.

The reward for me is realisation from the client after they have been living in their new home for a short while how much their internal living environment has improved for their family; the increased levels of comfort, the significantly reduced energy consumption and the associated health benefits of not having to run the reverse cycle air to previously known levels.

Construction here in Perth is already achieving high standards and this is due to the level of trades that are available. Our goal at Carbon Homes is to enhance the already existing skills set with tried and tested European practices and innovative technologies to achieve a high end performing product.

Our team keep up to date with new and innovative building technologies and ensure that these are incorporated into your home design providing the edge on standard homes.

We understand how singular, locally sourced and traditional building materials such as ‘double Brick’ can be used in conjunction with one another to produce a high performing building envelope.

We believe in the principles of being a considerate contractor as all parties affected directly or indirectly by the process can have a positive impact on the end result.

The Design Team

Our team of Architects pride themselves on understanding what the client wants and delivering the end vision, using the application of a diverse range of spatial design strategies. The team will work with you from concept to completion ensuring the finished product is exactly what you dreamed. Our team incorporate cutting edge designs to achieve beautifully designed sustainable living.

Our endeavor is to formulate customized designs into every home and to provide highly considered solutions that aim to exceed the expectations of our clients and the community. We understand that ‘Sustainability’ covers many aspects including but certainly not limited to environmental, economic, engineering, design, energy and water consumption. Through strategic planning, our design and construction team will deliver the sustainable home of your dreams.

Our Guiding Principles

Design excellence

Our Architectural team custom designs every home to your individual needs; our team are passionate about design excellence and energy efficiency.


We believe excellent communication is key in construction. We keep our clients informed throughout the design and construction process and will organise regular site visit so you can be involved in every stage of your project.


Our design team are accredited passive house designers with a passion for sustainability. We focus on making all our projects both functional and sustainable.

Energy efficiency

We believe in building for our future and extensive quality control. We will ensure every project has an efficient building envelope, so energy is not wasted.


Our construction team has over 40 years’ experience in residential and commercial construction, so we know how to deliver projects efficiently to the highest standards.


We monitor all new sustainable technologies and construction methods to ensure we can advise our clients of the newest innovations.