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Kirkburton Passivhaus: The flat roof

The flat roof detail at Kirkburton Passivhaus

Blog outlining the detailing of the flat roof of the Kirkburton Passivhaus, including the airtightness and insulation strategies and how thermal bridging was minimised in the roof.

31st October 2019

Kirkburton Passivhaus: Heating & MVHR

MVHR layout for Kirkburton Passivhaus

Blog by Bill Butcher on the Kirkburton Passivhaus project, including decisions on the heating and MVHR and results of the project’s final airtightness test.

4th October 2019

Kirkburton Passivhaus: Strategy for windows & to prevent overheating

Window wall junction detailing at Kirkburton Passivhaus

Read Bill Butcher’s blog on the Kirkburton Passivhaus newbuild project outlining the strategy for window installation at the project, as well as shading strategy to prevent overheating.

18th January 2019

Kirkburton Passivhaus: Making Passivhaus cost-effective

Kirkburton Passivhaus Floor detail

Blog on our latest newbuild Passivhaus project in the Kirkburton area of Huddersfield. The project is a further evolution of our cavity wall Passivhaus projects at Denby Dale and Golcar. As our knowledge and experience has grown, we’re tweaking our techniques and simplifying detailing to help with ‘value engineering’ and keeping the project on budget.

23rd August 2018

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