Posts made in April, 2014

A ‘Fabric First’ Approach to Meeting Building Regulations

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As experts in your field where innovation is core to your business we understand the value placed on innovative products that meet and exceed building regulations. smartroof offers consistent and predictable thermal performance that can be computer modelled in advance to accurately assess the thermal efficiency of individual buildings at the design stage. The smartroof system’s interlocking design, which is inherently air tight, makes it an ideal roof solution for those developers adopting a fabric first approach to meeting levels 4, 5 and 6 of the Code for Sustainable Homes and proposed building regulations introduced in 2013 and 2014. In traditional structures the junctions between elements of the building fabric often require special detailing so as not to...

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House Building Made Smarter

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With pressure on house builders to deliver higher specification sustainable homes while remaining competitive, greater focus is being placed on specifying smarter and making budgets work harder. Modern products and systems which maximise saleable space, save time, exceed building regulations and address key health and safety issues on-site can add significant value to a development and even influence its overall success. smartroof® is an industry-changing innovation, enabling developers to completely rethink roof construction. Here’s how this one day ‘room in a roof’ off-site construction system offers advantages to the whole supply chain. Whilst everybody strives to provide excellent service and high quality workmanship, in these austere times the...

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smartroof® Shortlisted for Two House Builder Product Awards 2014

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Smartroof has been announced as a finalist in two categories at the prestigious Housebuilder Product Awards 2014. Smartroof Ltd is delighted to announce that our innovative roof panel system has been shortlisted as a finalist in two categories in the Housebuilder Product Awards 2014; namely, “Best Health and Safety product” and “Best Site Product”. Produced off site and installed in just hours, smartroof’s insulated roof panel system eliminates purlins and ridge beams to create an internal space completely free from structural intrusions. smartroof® delivers major benefits to house builders in terms of site safety, thermal performance, quality assurance and speed of construction. smartroof® reduces risks to a minimum.  Assembled in less than a day...

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