Looking ahead, the NSBRC have got some fantastic events planned, including August’s popular Heat & Energy Eco Workshop and a Design & Build Day in September.
Major motor manufacturers are now committed to moving over to electric cars. Petrol and diesel cars will be phased out over the coming years as clean and efficient electric vehicles are developed. Copper is one of the materials that will play a key role.
Villa Måsholmen is a copper-roofed residential project, built for a family as a country retreat on an island in the Archipelago of Stockholm, Sweden.
Residential fire sprinkler systems are designed to tackle house fires in their early stages. The system is designed to control, if not extinguish, the fire before serious fire damage is sustained. Sprinkler heads operate at high temperature, so only the head(s) close to the fire will discharge water.
Make sure to visit the National Self Build & Renovation Show in May to get the advice you need to create a beautiful new home.
L.E.I.3 (LOW ENVIROMENTAL IMPACT - CUBE), a landmark building in the new era of energy conservation.
The project involves the conversion of a 18th century vicarage at Rossem (Wolvertem - Belgium), in a protected village view, into a contemporary house.
Images: Steven Meert