Wolfbloc | An Eco House Constructed in Just Four Days

In Douglas, on the Isle of Man, our customer John Sheppard recently completed a pilot project in his effort to develop a ‘whole house package’ for easy passivhaus building. Believed to be the first of its kind in the British Isles, this semi-detached housing project took just four days to construct. John has been working …

ISOQUICK® Installed at Collida’s Gascoigne Development in Barking

Last week our General Manager Jonathon Barnett was in Barking, East London to oversee the install of an ISOQUICK® base for our 2nd project with Collida Living (part of Wilmot Dixon). This ISOQUICK® base forms the foundation of a Passivhaus apartment block which is part of Collida’s Gascoigne development. The project includes: An extended edge …

The UK’s first Passivhaus NHS project

Foleshill Health Centre in Coventry is the first NHS building to achieve Passivhaus certification. It was a privilege to supply the ISOQUICK base for this project which paves the way further sustainable developments in the NHS estate. Read more about the project and the NHS’s carbon footprint ambitions here: https://www.passivhaustrust.org.uk/projects/detail/?cId=122

Henlow House | Contemporary Home in North Cornwall

This contemporary home sits on the beautiful North Coast of Cornwall, where its modern construction method doesn’t affect its ability to blend seamlessly into its traditional surroundings. Our customer, Roy, built his house with BuildBetter Walling ICFs and reflects on what his first few months living in the house have been like: “Our first winter …

Wickfield Cottage | A Dream Family Home in Royal Wootton Bassett

First-time self-builders Angela and Simon couldn’t find their dream home within their budget, so decided to build it themselves. The result is a beautiful family home that lies in the historic market town of Royal Wootton Bassett in Wiltshire.   Project in Brief Client: Angela and Simon Perry Location: Royal Wootton Bassett Project aim: To …

Pumpkin Cottage | Contemporary Self-Build in the Forest of Dean

The transformation from tumbledown cottage to contemporary self-build is a pretty spectacular one. This beautiful new property near the Forest of Dean sits within the historic village of Kempley in West Gloucestershire.   Project in Brief Client: Mr & Mrs Evans Location: West Gloucestershire Project Began: August 2017 Building Control: Forest of Dean Project aim: …