Case studies: High performance timber windows & doors Green Building Store

Larch Corner Passivhaus

ULTRA triple glazed timber windows and doors at Larch Corner Passivhaus

Passivhaus certified 3-bedroom home in the Cotswolds, which is currently the UK’s most airtight home. Designed by Mark Siddall at LEAP Architecture, the project has made great efforts to minimise carbon emissions Green Building Store supplied the triple glazed timber windows and doors and MVHR system at the project.

25th October 2019

Energy efficient barn conversion, Yorkshire

PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows and doors at energy efficient barn conversion

Retrofit of a Yorkshire barn, creating a well-insulated home by creating a ‘box within a box’. Designed using Passivhaus principles and achieving an airtightness of 0.40 ach @ 50 Pa. Green Building Store’s triple glazed timber windows and doors, MVHR ventilation system and airtightness products were specified for the project.

21st October 2019

Huddersfield radical retrofit

PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows & doors at Huddersfield radical retrofit

Sensitive low energy renovation of a 1960s house, originally designed by architect Arthur Quarmby, designed using Passivhaus Planning Package (PHPP) software.  Green Building Store’s triple glazed PERFORMANCE timber windows & doors were specified for the project.

30th September 2019

Wiltshire low energy newbuild

PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows from Green Building Store at Wiltshire low energy selfbuild

Green Building Store’s PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows and doors – in bespoke shapes and sizes – chosen for a low energy selfbuild project in Wiltshire.

2nd September 2019

‘The Arc’ low energy newbuild, West Yorkshire

Green Building Store PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows and doors at The Arc low energy newbuild project

Low energy selfbuild project designed by Architect Philip Wright in an arc shape. Green Building Store supplied the PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows, entrance doors and tilt and slide doors and designed the MVHR heat recovery ventilation system at the project.

9th July 2019

Carntyne Church Passivhaus Flats, Glasgow

Carntyne Church Passivhaus Flats, Glasgow with ULTRA triple glazed timber windows from Green Building Store

Newbuild 5-storey block of flats on the site of Cartyne Parish Church in Glasgow, aiming for Passivhaus certification. Green Building Store’s ULTRA triple glazed timber windows and doors were specified for the project.

27th June 2019

Oak frame newbuild, Devon

ULTRA triple glazed timber windows and doors at oak frame newbuild Devon

Newbuild Devon house in green oak frame, aiming for high levels of energy efficiency and designed using PHPP (Passivhaus Planning Package). Green Building Store’s MVHR system and ULTRA triple glazed timber windows and doors were chosen for the project, which was also supported by Green Building Store’s consultancy service.

28th May 2019

EnerPHit project, Manchester

ULTRA triple glazed timber windows in Manchester EnerPHit project

Case study on the radical retrofit of a 1930s ex-council house in Manchester, resulting in EnerPHit (the Passivhaus standard for retrofits) certification. Green Building Store designed the MVHR system and supplied the ULTRA triple glazed timber windows and entrance doors for the project.

3rd April 2019

Crickhowell Passivhaus

Crickhowell Passivhaus with PROGRESSION Passivhaus certified timber windows

Case study on Passivhaus newbuild 2 bedroom house built in a conservation area in Powys. Green Building Store supplied the PROGRESSION triple glazed windows, ULTRA Contemporary doors, MVHR system and Pro Clima airtightness products for the project.

13th March 2019

Cuerden Valley Park Visitor Centre, Lancashire

Cuerden Valley Park Visitor Centre with triple glazed timber windows and doors from Green Building Store

Green Building Store’s triple glazed PERFORMANCE timber windows and doors were specified for the Cuerden Valley Park Visitor Centre. Built entirely out of natural materials, the Centre is a hybrid straw bale building, part loadbearing and part timber frame.

27th February 2019

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