Base Architects is an Australian architecture studio which has been awarded a number of prizes for its innovative and modern architecture. According to them the basics of a successful result is close cooperation with the client so that his expectations could be met. One of the awarded projects from the year 2008 is the residence Storrs which is located also on the Australian continent. The family of the residence owner owned the 18 hectare site which was over 30 years subdivided into smaller parts and sold. This house is very eco-friendly. It makes use of solar energy to heat the water, the store tank contains more than 60 000 liters of water. The main building material – wood had been recycled from the wood of the old house, it was only milled. The residence mirrors the life and the history of the farm and the family itself. It offers a spectacular view of a large pond lying nearby.