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Air Tightness

Air Tightness and Moisture Control is an important part of any new house build. Building regulations now require a mandatory air tightness test be carried out on all new homes built since 1st July 2008. The loss of air through gaps and crevices in a new house can be measured by undertaking an Air Tightness test. This…
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Pipe Insulation, Lagging & Draught Proofing When an attic space is highly insulated it is vital that a number of other items are carefully addressed; Insulating Pipes Insulate the Cold Water Tank & Header Tank Insulate and Draught Proof the Attic Hatch Door   Prevent the Pipes in you Attic from Freezing At Breffni Insulation as…
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Buiding Energy Rating (BER) A BER cert (Building Energy Rating Certificate) is now neccessary for every Irish home. A BER is an indication of the energy performance of a home. It covers energy use for space heating, water heating, ventilation and lighting calculated on the basis of standard occupancy. BER is similar to the energy…
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