Personal tools
log in | join | help
Sections

PassivTerrace: A Passive House Renovation in London

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Jan 04, 2012 02:08 AM
Editorial Rating: 1 2 3 4 5
Average Rating: 1 2 3 4 5 ( 0 votes)
by last modified Jan 24, 2011

Images credit The Haringey PassivTerrace It didn't look like much last summer, an empty, partially burned out row house in London. As part of a Retrofit for the Future programme, Anne Thorne Architects it trying to take the old thing and bring it up to Passivhaus standards, which demand a ton of insulation, really careful installation so that there are no gaps or discontinuities, and very tight sealing. It isn't easy in a new house, and it is really hard on an old one, especially when you want to maintain the look of the house.... Read the full story on TreeHugger




 

 


 

 

 
 
 

Website migration, maintenance and customization provided by Grafware.