Sustainability

 

We all want to be green, its good for the planet, its good for us and its good for our wallet! We can help. As we have constructed buildings featuring all the following technologies and renewables we are therefore in a great position to help you get the best out of your project making your future building efficient, environmentally friendly and cheaper to operate.

 

ENERGY

-       Air Source and Ground Source Heat pumps

-       Heat recovery systems

-       Photovoltaics

-       Wind Turbines

-       Solar hot water

-       Low energy and LED lighting

-       Superinsulated buildings

-       Underfloor heating

-  Wood log gasification boilers

- Wood chip boilers

 

WATER

-       Rainwater harvesting

-       Greywater recycling

-       Aerating taps and showers

-       Composting toilets

-       Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS)

 

GREEN ROOFS

-       Green and Biodiverse roofs

-       Earth sheltered dwellings

 

MATERIALS

-       Clay lump buildings

-       Sustainably managed timber frames

-       Lime renders and mortars

-       Natural clay, limewash and silica paints

-       Straw bale construction

- Recycled materials

 

We have also designed and built homes to achieve code levels 3, 4 and 5 of the code for sustainable homes.

 




Suffolk Barn clay lump repairs

Clay Lump Repairs to Thorndon Barn

Super Insulation to Thorndon Barn Conversion in Suffolk
Air Source Heat Pump in Thorndon Suffolk

Super Insulated Roof at Church Farm Barn

Ecodan Air Source Heat Pump on Thorndon Barn