An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment

An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment

Construction Products Association

£42.00

  • ISBN
  • Format
  • Language
  • Pages
  • Publisher
  • Date Published
  • 9781859465394
  • Paperback
  • English
  • 96
  • RIBA Publishing
  • Jun 2014
An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment comes in two parts. The first describes the fundamentals and preliminary considerations of planning a low carbon refurbishment project, before exploring various components of a house (walls, heating systems etc.). Each chapter includes references and links to valuable sources. In the second section, a series of case studies provide examples real-world low carbon refurbishment projects and products. This updated edition brings An Introduction to Low Carbon Domestic Refurbishment up-to-date with Approved Document L, changes to permitted development rights, and other issues around planning and funding. It encompasses the latest research and expands its discussion of air-tightness and ventilation, water labelling, and lighting - plus brand new references and case studies.