Green choices to guide self-builds

Ainley, John
June 2007
Mortgage Strategy;6/18/2007, p45
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the green choices in building properties that can help mitigate environmental damage in Great Britain. Measures that clients should consider in a self-build properties include insulating the building, using passive stack or mechanical ventilation with heat recovery and installation of timber framed double glazing with low E glass. Clients should be aware that every material used has its corresponding environmental impact during the manufacturing process.


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