Historic Retrofit Proves Challenging
Subsidence, front and side elevations leaning, severe condensation, plastic cladding, 30mm wide structural cracks – not the ideal starting point for an ecologically sound refurbishment.
Our brave client is undaunted by this task, and intends to create a fine example of energy efficiency using natural breathable materials.
Many difficult challenges have arisen during the detailed design, balancing cost, complexity, performance, buildability.
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