Polyurethane foam can be used as a high performing insulant in self-build projects to meet or exceed today's standards. When used for airtightness or stabilisation under the roof or within the cavity it outperforms most…
Tagged under   insulation    roofing 
Cellecta, the UK’s leading manufacturer of Acoustic & Thermal Insulation have launched their latest product range to an ever-expanding Acoustic range with the introduction of RUBBERfon® ULTRATOP & IMPACT.
Tagged under   insulation    acoustics    thermal 
Over 23%, or 4.7 million out of the 19.6 million cavity walled domestic properties in Great Britain do not have cavity wall insulation according to the ‘Household Energy Efficiency National Statistics, Detailed Report 2015’, published…
Tagged under   insulation    cavity wall    energy efficiency 
The listed 19th Century former Schoolhouse overlooking the Dublin mountains was renovated and extended to create a new energy efficient residential family home.
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Many self‐builders have sleepless nights wondering whether they can meet the skill levels required for neat and effective brickwork, or – perhaps – should they be calling in the professionals at some considerable expense?
Tagged under   walls    insulation    concrete 
Xtratherm's innovative full fill built-in wall insulation CavityTherm has been installed in Code Level 4 homes as part of the £6.4m AIMC4* project. The project is funded by the Government backed Technology Strategy Board** -…
Tagged under   insulation    walls 
Kingspan Insulated Panels has re-launched Sol-Air, a simple and intelligent solar air heating system. Previously known as EnergiPanel, Sol-Air absorbs incident solar radiation and converts it into heat energy, warming air to be pumped through…
Tagged under   insulation    heating    hvac    hvp 
Dow Building Solutions - manufacturer of STYROFOAM-A and XENERGY extruded polystyrene (XPS) insulation - has become a member of the Passivhaus Trust in recognition of the role its products can play in Passivhaus construction. The…
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