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When it comes to heat loss, windows and doors are generally the biggest culprits, as by default, they are designed to open the inside of the building to the outdoors. Up to 40% of energy loss can occur through standard single pane windows.

keyboard_arrow_upNew colours in steel roofing
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Clean Colorbond™ steel, the leader in innovative roofing materials, has introduced a new colour range together with technological advances, across the new standard colour palette, that provide an improved level of thermal performance for residential and commercial buildings.

keyboard_arrow_upLightweight systems to mould interior spaces
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Interiors have always been seen as the canvas for the décor and design of a space – and the canvas for a décor scheme needs to be as functionally superior as possible to create the best interiors solution.  GypWall walling systems from Saint-Gobain Gyproc are the market leaders in lightweight construction solutions, offering superior acoustic and thermal performance and versatile enough to use in any area of the home or office, including in wet areas like kitchens and bathrooms. The systems offer great scope for architectural interest as the boards can be carefully curved or meticulously crafted to create niche walls or other visually appealing features.

keyboard_arrow_upConsider thermal mass rather than R-values alone
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While historical buildings remind us of the enduring and aesthetic attributes of clay brick in architecture, the current focus on global warming, the need to optimise energy efficiency in buildings and the renewed interest in passive solar design principles are all reminders of the thermal properties of clay brick walling.