Fire toxicity of Building products

Fire toxicity of Building products

In this article we discuss the effect of fire on synthetic insulation materials rather than natural fibres such as wood fibre, as the impact of these products is a relatively recent phenomenon.

Should I build a Passivhaus?

Should I build a Passivhaus?

The real decision is whether you feel the additional expense, normally around 8-10% of the build cost, is worth it to have the most comfortable house you’ll ever own that requires virtually no heating.

Building Passivhaus – How much money will I save on running costs?

Building Passivhaus – How much money will I save on running costs?

In the UK the average 85m2 home spends almost £600 a year on heating and around £1350 on energy as a whole. It may seem incredible but reducing your heating bill to the cost of a cup of tea per day is entirely possible, saving many hundreds, even thousands of pounds per year for many.