25 Jan '12, 4pm

Another #BREEAM housing refurbishment case study added to our website

White Horse Avenue, Halstead, Essex - Pilot About the building This semi-detached dwelling was built in the construction boom period of post-war Britain. As part of the Greenfields Community Housing decent homes scheme, it was scheduled for a whole-house refurbishment, including renewal of the kitchen bathroom and heating system. Greenfields Community Housing had three key design objectives. They required a design that: focuses on fuel poverty can be retro-fitted across their existing stock will achieve the Government’s 2050 target of 80% carbon reduction. Further information Key facts BREEAM rating: Excellent Score: 79.59% House Type: Post-war semi-detached Size: 91m2 Stage: Post-refurbishment BREEAM version: Domestic Refurbishment - Pilot Overview of environmental features This pilot project includes the following features: 2.8kWp photovoltaic (PV) system 7kW air source ...

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