FUNDED TRAINING IN RETROFIT

RETROFIT for decision makers! Professionals involved in construction & housing – Short Course Be trained by experts and qualify with the globally recognised PassivHaus Institute PASSIVE HOUSE TRAINING – Exclusive Government Funded -Limited spaces We have 7 spaces left to…

Is Retrofit Impossible?

If a 1mm gap can lead to 360g of water penetration per day, imagine the compounded effect of 100s of craftsmen who raise the standards of their industry today.  Today I had an interesting experience. An insulation company was coming…

How long do timber frame homes last?

The life span of any building depends on the life of materials used for its construction. Indirectly, it is depending on ageing of the material and how long it takes to deteriorate. Material deterioration can be affected by many factors;…

Why MVHRS improve the quality of your life?

Why MVHRS improve the quality of your life? Ventilation is necessary for better indoor air quality. Few modern house are capitalising on this straightforward solution to maximising comfort all year around, while old building were built without because of a…

What is Fabric first construction?

Passivhaus timber frame, fabric first

What is Fabric first construction? The fabric first construction approach highlights the energy efficiency of a building when it is first designed, it begins at the start of the design phase of the project and lasts until the development is…

What is passive house retrofit?

Retrofitting is the process of converting an old house into a new one by renovating to a high energy standard. A passive house is an environment responsive house design which ensures a healthy lifestyle. That means you are renovating your…