Eastland Homes undertook the upgrade of Enerley Close two social housing blocks and successfully achieved the Enerphit Standard and have recently been won a UK Passivhaus award. The project consisted of 32 maisonettes; the buildings were in poor repair with complaints from residents of damp, condensation and draughts.   Vacutherm’s VACUPOR vacuum insulation aided this project.   VACUPOR is a vacuum insulated panel that is able to deliver excellent U-values using a minimum thickness, making it ideal for retrofit projects. VACUPOR was specified at Enerley Close as specifying a thicker material would have meant restricting headroom and doorways. The VACUPOR…

Sep 05, 2016 / by Vacutherm / Comments are off for this post