Airtightness in the new PAS 2035 Standard for domestic retrofit

The new PAS 2035 standard defines a risk-based approach to safe and efficient domestic renovation for low energy housing. We look at the airtightness impacts.

Brave new world: the challenges facing modular construction

Modular and offsite construction are growing fast worldwide, as demand increases for super-insulated, airtight, low carbon new buildings. But from public perception to the need for upskilling our workforce, these new methods still face challenges if they are to take over the market.

Preparing for airtightness in concept and developed design stages

This is the second instalment of our guide running from concept to handover, what needs to happen at each RIBA stage to achieve a successful airtightness test.

Category - Life on the construction site