Charnock Avenue

Energy-saving improvements

  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
    Glazing
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Renewables: heat
    Renewables: heat
  • Recommended
    Recommended

Location

Charnock Avenue
Nottingham
NG8 1AE

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Opening times

25 Apr - 9 May 2015
Saturday 25th April at 11.30am

The architect will talk about the project and answer questions.

Additional tours will be arranged if numbers require it.

This event has now finished.

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An Edwardian bungalow loft conversion and whole-house ultra low energy refurb, completed in 2014.
Features:
Most U values and thermal bridging to exceed Passivhaus minimum. Passivhaus style detailing.
160 mm PIR external wall insulation taken below ground to footings.
400 mm EPS floor insulation with slab in the middle and edge insulation down to footings internally.
Loft conversion from below the roof structure and tiles left in place.
Consolar Tubo 12 solar thermal and innovative 500 litre thermal store.
Underfloor heating.
Flexible pipe MVHR by Airflow.
Green Building Store 'Ecocontract 48' external windows and doors set in ply box liners.
High levels of air tightness and ambitious target.
Gas boiler with underfloor heating in the screed.
Pit around the house dug, eaves insulated ready for EWI, which is expected to start in April 2014, ground floor underway, expected to be complete for tour.

Location

Charnock Avenue
Nottingham
NG8 1AE

View on map

Opening times

25 Apr - 9 May 2015
Saturday 25th April at 11.30am

The architect will talk about the project and answer questions.

Additional tours will be arranged if numbers require it.

This event has now finished.

Book ahead www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/twb-open-homes-2015-charnock-avenue-tickets-16287550502

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