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Green Building Store on tour

Green Building Store Stand at NSBRC Swindon

Dates for your diary: Come and see Green Building Store at exhibitions and events throughout 2019!

7th January 2018

Golcar Passivhaus: Windows & doors

Progression Passivhaus certified timber window at Golcar Passivhaus

Blog looking at the window and door detailing at the Golcar newbuild Passivhaus project, including measures to improve airtightness and thermal bridging.

9th June 2014

Removing obstacles to Passivhaus in the UK

Bill Butcher, Director, Green Building Store

Blog by Bill Butcher calling upon UK Government to give Passivhaus ‘deemed to satisfy’ status within Building Regulations.

5th February 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: Dealing with moisture

Barn at Stirley Community Farm - before retrofit

Blog on the Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit project looking at WUFI analysis of moisture penetration through the external masonry walls and the prevention of damage to the internal building structure.

26th November 2012

Queen’s Award ceremony

Green Building Store receiving the Queens Award for Sustainable Development 2009

Green Building Store receives its Queen’s Award for Sustainable Development 2009 at a ceremony at its Heath House Mill HQ in Huddersfield, West Yorkshire.

7th October 2009

Queen’s Award winners! Green Building Store honoured

Queens Award for sustainable development 2009

Green Building Store wins Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Sustainable Development 2009, for its ‘pioneering approach to sustainability’.

20th April 2009

Green Building Store wins BCE Environmental Leadership Award!

BCE Award 2008

Green Building Store window and door range has been awarded a ‘Major Commendation Award’ in the BCE Environmental Leadership Awards 2008.

30th June 2008

Branching out

GBS logo photo

Green Building Store launches a range of products and services specifically for the public and commercial sectors.

11th March 2004

Green Building Store logo

Launch of Green Building Store’s new on-line and mail-order green DIY store

30th September 2001

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