09 March 2012
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
The Mayville Community Centre
Facilitated by Robert Prewett, prewett bizley architects and Fran Bradshaw, Anne Thorne Architects. This workshop focuses on the key principles of delivering a successful retrofit project:
Carbon awareness and understanding the carbon profile of a house
The fabric first approach
Thermal comfort, approach to thermal bridges and airtightness
Costs: Identifying optimum initiatives depending on budget
Air tightness, ventilation and moisture
Avoiding pitfalls: building defects, mould, underperformance and poor internal comfort.
Whole house approach – case studies
Free of charge - booking essential.
This workshop is part of the FLASH Programme on sustainable design and retrofit.