Lots of old and historic housing in Brighton & Hove and other places has large areas of uninsulated solid walls. These tend to be cold, damp and a significant area of heat loss. This webinar looks at the various retrofit options for insulating solid walls.
This talk by leading low energy architect Bob Prewitt looks at how we can treat solid walls. The webinar is on Wednesday 22nd September starting at 1700. Bob will discuss solid wall insulation for around 30 minutes and then there will be an opportunity for questions.
A recording of the webinar will be available on this page a week after the event.
Outline of solid wall insulation webinar:
- Overview of solid wall insulation
- Difference between internal & external wall insulation
- Pros & cons of each approach
- Benefits & challenges
- Different external wall insulation options
- Different internal wall insulation options
- Options for traditional and historic houses
Bob Prewett is a director at Prewett Bizley architects. Bob has pioneered deep retrofit strategies on a wide range of house types, from different periods. His research shows that deep low energy reduction is achievable alongside architectural and conservation ambitions. He is a certified Passivhaus designer and sits on the Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance expert panel.
As well as being a practitioner, he teaches on the Retrofit Academy Retrofit Coordinator course and contributes to guidance such as the recently published PAS 2035.