Energy Efficient Building Fabric

Energy Efficient Building Fabric

  • Insulated (150mm deep) concrete floor.
  • Extra wide (125mm) insulated cavity with brick and thermal block traditional construction.
  • Insulated (450mm deep) roof void.
  • Double glazed, slate grey coloured, top hung UPVC windows, all fitted with low ‘E’ glass, argon gas filled sealed units and chrome locking catches.
  • Double glazed, slate grey coloured, UPVC sliding patio doors, all fitted with low ‘E’ glass, argon gas filled sealed units and a 3 point locking mechanism to plots 1-7, 19-23 and 26-31.
  • Double glazed slate grey coloured 1585mm wide UPVC ‘French style’ pair of open out patio doors, all fitted with low E glass, argon gas filled sealed units and a 3-point locking mechanism to home styles Albers, Albers ‘A’, Flanagan, Gentry, Gilbert and Penrose.
  • Double glazed slate grey coloured 1585mm wide UPVC ‘French style’ pair of open out patio doors, with side lights either side, all fitted with low E glass, argon gas filled sealed units and a 3-point locking mechanism to home styles Allington, Francis, Hockney, Klein, Klein ‘A’, Perry and Perry ‘A’.
  • Triple glazed slate grey coloured aluminium bi-folding door fitted with low ‘E’ glass, argon gas filled, sealed units with a 3-point locking mechanism to home style Hughes.
  • Solid core insulated part glazed G.R.P. front and rear doors in UPVC frame with 3 point locking.  A view hole and stainless steel handle are fitted to the front door.
  • NOTE:
    1. All external doors, door frames and windows are slate grey coloured externally and white internally.
    2. Front doors are key operated outside and have a thumb-turn latch on the inside rear doors and patio doors are key operated both sides.
  • Continuous ventilation system with extract vents to kitchen, utility (where applicable), cloakroom (where applicable), ground floor shower room (where applicable), bathroom and en-suite (where applicable) to all home styles.
  • Waste water heat recovery device to all home styles except Allington, Fontana and Hughes.
  • Photovoltaic flush fit solar panels are fitted to the roofs of home styles Allington, Fontana and Hughes.
  • Smart meters are provided with an internal monitor to indicate energy use at all times to all home styles.
Energy efficient building fabric examples
Energy efficient building fabric examples