Thermal insulation is essential if people want to live in an
environmentally-friendly home, it has been claimed.
Speaking to Hampton Roads, builder Guy Sorensen, a partner at
Meadow Green Builders, said people should look to include the
insulation in their perimeter walls, roofing and crawl... More >
Under floor heating is being used in the new Robert Burns
Birthplace Museum (RBBM), which is set to open its doors in
The £21 million project in Alloway includes two rooms in which
the heat can be carefully controlled, Nat Edwards, director of the
RBBM, told the Ayrshire... More >
Drywall insulation may be required to keep homes in a new scheme
in Shrewsbury nice and warm.
A total of 112 new properties will be built as part of the
Copthorne Grange development at the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital South
There will be two, three, four and five-bedroom homes
constructed,... More >
A new eco-friendly hub, that may require solid wall insulation,
is being constructed in Barking.
The Rivergate Centre aims to use sustainable materials during
the building process to keep its carbon footprint low, while green
roofs will be used to attract wildlife.
It is being constructed as... More >
Some new homes, which may require thermal insulation, are
planned for Middlesbrough.
A total of 20 apartments are to be built on the former Levick
House site and they will be constructed for older people and adults
with learning difficulties.
The Homes and Communities Agency is providing... More >
Installing wall insulation is one of the ways in which people
can keep their house as warm as possible without paying a fortune,
it has been claimed.
According to Triple Pundit, the rising cost of energy means more
homeowners are considering new design features to keep their
properties... More >
Wayne Rooney and his wife Coleen have reportedly spent £10,000
on under floor heating for their dogs.
The couple have four pooches which live in a special doggy block
at their £4.5 million home in Cheshire, the Sun reports.
Speaking to the news provider, a source claimed that although it
was... More >
Under floor heating can work well in a home with wooden boards
due to the material's "natural flexibility", it has been
Clare Pascoe, director of Pascoe Interiors, said wood has many
uses in a house, as it can be carved to make furniture or machined
into large, flat sheets to... More >
Wall insulation is being used to make one Edwardian house in
south-east London as airtight as possible.
The three-bedroom property, which was built in Balham in 1910,
is being refurbished by Robert Prewett, a partner in Prewett Bizley
architects, Building.co.uk reports.
As part of the... More >
Basement insulation may be needed at a building development
which will see up to 100 new and affordable homes built on the
former RAF Locking site in Weston-super-Mare.
An additional investment of £2.5 million has been approved by
the Homes and Communities Agency (HCA) for the project after... More >
Thermal insulation could be included in a housing development in
Lydney, which has just received a financial boost.
The Homes and Communities agency has approved an investment of
over £5 million to build 80 affordable homes near the Federal Mogul
According to the Forest of Dean... More >