Cumbria Green Build Festival

12 - 27 Sep 2015

1930s super-warm house with insulation, underfloor heating & MVHR

Energy-saving improvements

  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating

Location

41 Springfield Road
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 0EJ

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Opening times

12 - 27 Sep 2015
Tuesday, 15th September 6-7:30pm

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Major internal wall insulation retrofit. Cavity walled (mostly unfilled) with internal insulation with insulating plasterboard (50mm insulation) on all external walls. Small porch to rear which has part filled cavity insulation (insulation board) and no internal insulation. Underfloor heating (and ground floor insulation) throughout.  Heat recovery & ventilation system. 100% Double glazed (post 2002).  Client had CAFS thermal imaging survey and pictures available. Temp monitoring in many rooms and historic temp and fuel use data. Visitors are welcome to ascend the ladder to the loft to view the MVHR workings, however note that this is at your own risk and neither the householder/homeowner, nor CAfS will be held liable for any accident or injury.  Please also note that visitors to this property will need to take their shoes off! 

• Underfloor heating and insulation
• Extensive draught proofing
• CAfS Thermal imaging assessment & pictures
• Monitoring of internal temp and humidity
• Monitoring of energy usage
 

Location

41 Springfield Road
Ulverston
Cumbria
LA12 0EJ

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Opening times

12 - 27 Sep 2015
Tuesday, 15th September 6-7:30pm

This event has now finished.

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