Using a Full-Fill Cavity Solution to Prevent Increased Housebuilder Costs
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Prevent Increased Housebuilder Costs by Using a Full-Fill Cavity Solution Cavity Wall (brick/block) is the predominant Build method for the UK housing industry with 70% of 27.4 million homes built with cavity walls. The change to Part L1a in 2013 (which sets the guidelines for new residential house builds) brought a second compliance metric, Fabric Energy Efficiency Standard (FEES). As a result of these requirements the fabric of the building needed to be more robust, with better insulation, reduced air leakage and improved thermal bridging. The ultimate goal: the homeowner to switch the heating on less. This ‘whole house’ approach meant maintaining a
Household Efficiency National Statistics Collection Updated by the Government The Government have released new Household …