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Day two of our latest timber frame project, sole plates set out and bolted in place now the structure for the ground floor walls is complete with only one and a half days of actual build time 🔨 The floor will be hung from the glulam...

Groundwork complete ✔️ Retaining walls built ✔️ Drainage and sewer works connected ✔️ Supporting steelwork up and welded/bolted in to place ✔️ Timber on its way ✔️ We are all set to go...

Compacfoam - you may have heard of it but for those of you that haven't, don't let the word foam throw you off...

https://youtu.be/TWF95FO25O8?t=5 Tree Tops Passivhaus update:   Now that the insulation form work for concrete has been installed, the next stage is to lay a radon barrier (damp proof membrane) before installing two separate layers of reinforcing mesh in the bottom and top of the 300mm thick slab. Such...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hxfNRCjw1rA   3.5 hours to install – a floor that remains warm underfoot all year round – impressive we hear you say!? We think so too……. This interlocking foundation system by Isoquick is laid to form a ‘bath’ for concrete to be poured in to, while creating a...

How can an audio system be smart? Here’s five reasons 1. Pauses when doorbell is pressed & chimes throughout property. 2. Acts as your burglar alarm/fire alarm siren. 3. Wake up to your favourite playlist when used as your morning alarm clock. 4. Text-to-speech functionality (“it’s getting dark, your garage...

Are you suffering with hayfever? With a high pollen count at the moment you can escape the sneezing, streaming nose and itchy eyes in the comfort of your own home. With our MVHR (Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery) installations you can sit back and relax...

We have recently helped out a client with an overheating issue on an existing dwelling caused by roof lights. We were able to help out with the installation of smart home blinds that automatically close when the room temperature meets a certain point thus overcoming...

⚡ELECTRICIANS⚡ If you have any upcoming jobs don't forget to consider Smart Home Automation! We can provide you with a pre-wired/pre-programmed panel designed bespoke for your job. Simply screw the panel on the wall and push connect into the top din rail following a wiring schedule. Allowing full...

There are numerous benefits to building a Passive House but one that runs through the core is sustainability. The principles of Passive design are based on minimal environmental impact by maximising the use of 'natural' sources of daylight, heating (solar gain), cooling from natural ventilation...