Category: Adviser

Reducing energy in use

Porches Unheated ‘buffer’ spaces between the warm inside of the house and the cold outside act as airlocks when people go in and out. This prevents ...

Building Regulations standards

The Building Regulations control the overall energy performance of the building, which takes into account its size, form and type of fuel. The Regulations do ...

large-household

Needs change as families grow up. Teenagers need space for homework, a place to make noise, and the ability to come and go late without ...

Air pollution

Air pollution

23.10.2016

One fifth of humankind live in places (particularly cities) where the air is not fit to breathe. A cocktail of poisonous gases is given off ...

green building

Many of these people will have preconceptions about how to design and how to build. They may be wary of new techniques, materials and approaches. ...

three-bedroom eco-house

This house in Basildon in Essex demonstrates how self-build can create fantastic value for money - a low-energy, three-bedroom, two-bathroom family house built by its ...