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Cumberworth radical retrofit: Window reveals

Window reveal Kevothermal VIPs insulation at Cumberworth radical retrofit

Bill Butcher looks at space-saving solutions to reducing thermal bridging around window reveals at the retrofit project.

18th May 2015

Oxford eco retrofit

Green Building Store PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber entrance door and windows

Case study of a ‘whole house’ retrofit featuring Green Building Store’s triple glazed timber windows & doors.

17th March 2015

Denerigg low energy retrofit

PERFORMANCE triple glazed timber windows at low energy retrofit

Case study of low energy retrofit and extension undertaken by Low Carbon Studios with Green Building Store’s triple glazed timber windows.

17th March 2015

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: Heating, ventilation & lighting strategies

Underfloor heating at Cumberworth radical retrofit

Blog outlining the MVHR heat recovery ventilation, heating and lighting strategies at Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit Passivhaus retrofit project.

3rd October 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: ‘Elemental’ approach to the EnerPHit standard

Blog outlining ‘Elemental’ approach to EnerPHit Passivhaus retrofit certification and reasons we went down this route at Stirley Farm EnerPHit project.

26th August 2013

International Passivhaus Conference 2013: Frankfurt

Bill Butcher, Director, Green Building Store

Blog by Green Building Store Director Bill Butcher on his experience of the 2013 International Passivhaus Conference in Frankfurt, Germany.

13th May 2013

West Bridgford refurbishment – towards EnerPHit

High performance triple glazed windows-at-West-Bridgford-retrofit

Whole house retrofit of 1950s detached house in Nottingham using Green Building Store windows, MVHR systems and airtightness products.

26th April 2013

Stirley Community Farm: 3D model

Stirley Community Farm low energy refurbishment 3D model

SketchUp 3D model of Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit project, illustrating the ‘box within a box’ design.

25th March 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: The timber frame walls

Timber frame walls at Stirley Farm retrofit project

Blog outlining airtightness and insulation strategy for timber frame walls at Cre8 Barn EnerPHit Passivhaus retrofit project.

28th January 2013

Stirley Community Farm EnerPHit – supporting the external walls

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: concrete wall connectors detail

Blog looking at structural solution developed at the Cre8 Barn project to use wall connectors between inner timber frame and external wall structure.

15th October 2012

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