Zero Carbon Hub provides the Builders’ Book, an guide to constructing energy efficient new homes.
The builders’ book is a good craftsmanship guide that highlights key construction details when building a new home, and good practice for delivering them.
The book has been provided with the aim to improve the quality of new homes built, especially with regards to comfort levels and energy bills. It has been desigend to help housebuilders improve site processes to deliver better performing homes, reduce the risk of condensation and mould growth, excessive heat loss and failure to meet building regulations.
This edition of the builders’ book is for traditional masonry construction of new homes and extensions. It follows the construction phase of the housebuilding process, and is aimed at helping site personnel and trades improve quality of the end product.
For a copy of the guide visit www.zerocarbonhub.org