Tag Archives: EWI

Downside evidence grows: Modern Renders and External Wall Insulation are a no-no

13th July 2015…..The Zero Carbon dream, the Green Deal, eco-positivity and manufacturers – all have contributed to a message that says if you envelope buildings with  either silicone or acrylic rendered external wall insulation, you are freeing residents from heating … Continue reading

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Overheating in single aspect flats/houses

9 May 2013…..House builders today increasingly cram flats into buildings so they are single-aspect only.  Any prevailing wind direction that might help with ventilation is denied to them.  Cross ventilation requires two windows/doors and not both facing the same way!  … Continue reading

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