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GreenTec Ecological Homes Ltd,
Main Street,
Craughwell,
Co. Galway

May 30, 2011

Air changes result for project 2 in Spiddal 0.46 Passive Standard

GreenTec Ecological Homes are to start construction of a second dwellinghouse in Spiddal, Co. Galway. The RIAI Architects in charge of the project are Heffernan & Assoc, Barna, Co. Galway (web: www.haa.ie). Construction is soon to get underway.

Low Energy House Spiddal

This Low Energy Home will consist of the following;

  • 150mm floor insulation on standard raft foundation
  • 250mm Pumped Cavity Wall Construction using Ancon Teplo Basalt non conducting wall ties
  • 225mm Roof Rafter Pumped with Cellulose Insulation 40mm hemp to service cavity
  • Intello Airtight Membrane with an expected air change result of 0.6 air changes per hour at 50pa
  • Triple Glazed Windows
  • Underfloor Heating upstairs and downstairs
  • Heat Recovery Ventilation
  • All Groundworks