Research shows that loud sound can have a significant impact on human health, as well as doing devastating damage to ecosystems.
Every new building with a heating system will need to be assessed to check energy efficiency against current Government emission targets.
If you’re building a dwelling, such as houses or apartment blocks, it needs its own SAP calculation, whereas any building that isn’t a dwelling will require an SBEM calculation.
In simple terms, an SBEM calculation will be needed for all non-domestic, new-build properties.
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We need to change the way we construct our homes and buildings. They need to be designed with people in … Read more
When it comes to SBEM calculations, we get a lot of enquiries as to how much they cost. As you … Read more
The building industry is continually looking for ways to create greener, more sustainable developments. As a result, energy efficiency is … Read more
Often local authorities ask for the impact of noise on nearby residential properties from a proposed commercial development or how … Read more
BIM is a process for creating and managing all information on a project – before, during and after construction. The … Read more
Often required as part of a planning application, ecological surveys identify the habitats and/or species that exist within an area … Read more
SAP, SBEM, EPC – Energy Modelling An Energy Statement is a detailed calculation report submitted with a Planning Application that … Read more
Legislation requires a suitable and sufficient fire risk assessment to be carried out by a responsible person. We carry out … Read more