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Above EPC Band F for private rental

Having done an EPC for a private landlord, it shows that it is not too difficult to get a rating above EPC Band F as required from April 2018. This small pre 1900 cottage I surveyed recently has solid brick walls, which don’t give it a good rating, but adding...

Ecobuild Exhibition memories

It’s the time of year for Ecobuild running at Excel in London (7-9.3.17), which reminds me of the presentation I gave 4 years ago about the complete Retrofit project at Hay Tor. I was giving the presentation together with 3 colleagues of the sustainable building...

Any new decisions? The Housing White Paper

The Government has published the Housing White Paper on Tuesday and confessed that we are not building enough houses, so no news there. The White Paper – ‘Fixing our broken Housing Market’  is digging deeper into the issue then just increasing the...