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5 Benefits of rainscreen cladding

You’ve probably noticed that many new buildings have a metal cladding on the outside. This is called rainscreen cladding, and it helps protect your building …

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What are the benefits of rainscreen cladding?

When building a home, more factors need to be taken into consideration than just the use of weatherproofing. When you’re designing a large building, it …

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What is a Passive House?

Passive House is an internationally recognised, highly energy-efficient standard that also helps promote indoor comfort and acoustic insulation.

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What exactly is rainscreen cladding?

What is rainscreen cladding? We will answer that and more, in this in-depth look at everything you need to know about this stunning architectural innovation.

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What is The building Envelope?

Improving the building envelope is one of the best ways to create a comfortable environment.

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What is thermal bridging? With illustrations!

The new thermal standards A new regulation that will come into force in 2025, (Part L Thermal Standards and the Future Homes Standard) that requires …

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What is Energy efficiency?

Building design is undergoing a significant transformation with the introduction of new materials that are inspired by nature. The use of these materials has led to new ways of thinking about the way buildings work, how they are built, and what they are made from.

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Non-combustible vs fire retardant

Confusing the terms “non-combustible” and “fire retardant” is very common. They are, however, completely different.

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