With 30,000 buildings realised to date with the majority of those since the turn of the century. The Passivhaus standards strengths lie in the simplicity of its approach; build a house that has an excellent thermal performance, exceptional airtightness with mechanical ventilation.
We understand the high level of detail required to design, build and commission a Passivhaus, We work closely with certified Passivhaus designers to ensure the systems we install are suitable for Passivhaus application. While Mechanical Ventilation Heat Recovery is almost always needed in Passivhaus, we also understand that all other services are still required to make a house a home. We offer a complete package whatever from your energy source or taste of bathroom.
Having completed both Certified Passivhaus, Non Certified and Enerphit based projects we understand the high level of detail and workmanship required to complete such a project.
They may also use passive solar building design techniques or active solar technologies. These homes may use hot water heat recycling technologies to recover heat from showers and dishwashers.
A Low Energy Home can use numerous technologies and combining them all can be difficult without having a compromise on the building. We help build systems that both fit the requirements of the building and that of the clients. We like to work closely with architects so that we can design systems into the fabrication of their designs, so they are discreet, whilst ensuring the best technologies can be used and that there is the correct space within the dwelling to house them.
This covers a wide range of projects from a traditional DIY self build home to projects where the self builder employs someone to build their home for them. Community-led projects can also be defined as self build.
We understand the complexities of building your home, we are here to try and simplify that path for you, to ensure you end up with the best solution for your dream home whilst keeping to a budget that fits your pocket. Our aim is to offer you friendly advice which you can trust and carry out the tasks required in a given time frame, so that all other aspects of the project can run smoothly, which helps you as the self builder and all other trades.