Stirley Farm EnerPHit – Passivhaus retrofit project

Cre8 Barn radical barn conversion design & build project undertaken by Green Building Store at Yorkshire Wilflife Trust's Stirley Community Farm. Certified by the Passivhaus Institut as meeting the EnerPHit standard for retrofits.

The Experience of Professional Qualifications

Show me a construction site without a fletton in its brick stock and I will show a jar full of hen’s teeth. A tradesman with thirty years experience, in discussion (lets assume) with the building design professional – Architect, Technologist, Building Surveyor……… take your pick, of similar vocational tenures. Both, of course come at the... Read more »

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New Homes get built with Renters in Mind

The UK real estate market has undergone some drastic changes in recent years. Home ownership has reached record lows, whilst almost 5 million people are now renting privately. Indeed, the economic crisis reeked significant havoc across the board; for homeowners, investors and builders alike, the market shifted and adaptions in strategy had to be made.... Read more »

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Office Spaces for New Companies

If you are a new company, setting up your first business premises can be daunting. For most small firms, signing a lease for office or factory space is a big step. Leasing premises is not cheap. Naturally, many new business owners avoid this expense for as long as possible. This is understandable but you can... Read more »

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Mark Wilson on Architectural Technology

I recently underwent a digital distance interview with Philadelphia University College of Architecture and the Built Environment, the results of which they have allowed me to publish below. They gave me the opportunity to talk about my career in the construction industry, and make some important references to my passion for my profession Architectural Technology. What’s one... Read more »

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