30 Jun '16, 2pm

Case study on Meeting House Lane brick-faced cavity wall Passivhaus project #PHTAwards2016:

The project is a 144m2 3 bed detached L-shaped house, tucked away between old and new houses in York. Overlooking was a major constraint in the conservation area site. The house is faced with York handmade bricks and corbelled brick reveals have been used to reduce overlooking on some of the elevations. Construction advice The client opted for brick and block cavity wall construction for the project and the project team benefited from Green Building Store’s experience in this area, building upon their experience of wide cavity wall masonry construction at the Denby Dale and Golcar projects. Construction details were discussed and agreed with Green Building Store Director Bill Butcher, with a determination not to ‘reinvent the wheel’. Members of the construction team attended a training course at Green Building Store to learn about the building method’s used at the UK’s fir...

Full article: http://www.greenbuildingstore.co.uk/passivhaus-meeting-ho...

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