Two years on – energy use data from Ladybarn retrofit

Posted Tuesday January 05, 2016 by Eric Fewster

The house is performing well – from a comfort point of view,...

The house is performing well – from a comfort point of view, the owner says it’s a delight to live in. We now have a second year’s worth of gas...

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Exhibiting at Homebuilding & Renovating show in Harrogate, November 2015

Posted Friday October 30, 2015 by Eric Fewster

We will be exhibiting once more at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show...

We will be exhibiting once more at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in Harrogate, 6-8 November 2015 – click here for info....

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SuperHomes open days 2015 – a chance to visit a ColdProof project

Posted Saturday August 22, 2015 by Eric Fewster

Book a visit at Hersey Street (5-6 Sept) & St George’s Rd...

Book a visit at Hersey Street (5-6 Sept) & St George’s Rd (12-13 Sept), Manchester here or here....

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SuperHomes - network of pioneering homeowners redefining green living

EnerPHit energy analysis & costing done for house in north Manchester

Posted Wednesday March 18, 2015 by Eric Fewster

Just finished running a pre- and post-retrofit scenario through PHPP. So far...

Just finished running a pre- and post-retrofit scenario through PHPP. So far it seems we will be able to get a 91% reduction in space heating demand, which will take...

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Screenshot from PHPP for Manchester retrofit scenario

One year on: energy use data from Ladybarn retrofit

Posted Tuesday March 17, 2015 by Eric Fewster

We now have one year’s worth of gas and electricity data from...

We now have one year’s worth of gas and electricity data from the Ladybarn retrofit taken from the last quarter of 2013. When compared with data from previous years, we...

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Ladybarn retrofit thermostat - energy data proves PHPP accuracy

ColdProof exhibiting at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show, Harrogate, 7-9 November 2014

Posted Tuesday October 28, 2014 by Eric Fewster

ColdProof will be exhibiting at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in Harrogate,...

ColdProof will be exhibiting at the Homebuilding & Renovating Show in Harrogate, 7-9 November 2014 – click here for info...

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HIC Building Harrogate - Homebuilding & Renovation Show site

Belated SuperHomes open days: Hersey Street opening on 1st and 2nd November

Posted Friday September 19, 2014 by Eric Fewster

Open day at Hersey Street (Salford) on 1st-2nd November as part of...

Open day at Hersey Street (Salford) on 1st-2nd November as part of the SuperHomes open days. Book at the SuperHomes website....

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SuperHomes - network of pioneering homeowners redefining green living

Initial results from Ladybarn retrofit indicate accuracy of Passive House methodology

Posted Friday May 02, 2014 by Eric Fewster

Gas and electricity readings at the Ladybarn retrofit taken from the last...

Gas and electricity readings at the Ladybarn retrofit taken from the last quarter of 2013 and first quarter of 2014, when compared with the same periods one year ago, tally...

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Crawl space ventilation unit trial

Posted Thursday May 01, 2014 by Eric Fewster

Since 22nd March, I have a crawl space ventilation unit installed at...

Since 22nd March, I have a crawl space ventilation unit installed at my house. I installed it because I have a problem under my suspended floor of high humidity levels...

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Crawl space Smartvent mechanical ventilation unit

ColdProof Facebook page just launched

Posted Sunday February 09, 2014 by Eric Fewster

ColdProof has just launched a Facebook page – check it out here....

ColdProof has just launched a Facebook page – check it out here....

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