Inspiration and advice for your building project
Mark Brinkley demystifies the baffling process of specifying insulation for walls
Insulating the top and bottom of your home is in many ways a decision between extra thickness or extra spend
We look at the improved energy efficiency of timber frames, and what makes them a great build system for any self build eco home
It is one of the hottest topics in the US self-build industry and beginning to make waves over here. Proponents claim SIPs are fast, easy and cheap to use. Mark Brinkley investigates and asks: is this the new timber frame?
Insulation is the most single important element for energy efficiency, and a key element in reducing energy bills. There are several reasons why it is important to install the correct insulation
Flat roofs are back in favour, but what are your best material options?
The challenge to deliver cost-efficient and super-performance homes has never been more applicable in today’s market.