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Cool new tool stops overheating before it starts!

The Good Homes Alliance has published a very practical one-page tool to help designers and local authorities cut the overheating risk of developments right from the start.

How to pass an airtightness test, Part 2: testing for airtightness

Most newly-constructed buildings in the UK and Ireland must undergo an airtightness test. But how does airtightness testing work, what different types of tests are there, and what do you need to do to get a building ready for testing?

How to pass an airtightness test, Part 1: design and build for airtightness

Airtightness is critical in new buildings. Here’s how you can pass your airtightness test first time by planning for it from the start.

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