Greenbuilt

Business Description

Greenbuilt offer a full environmentally sensitive construction service,from design right through to the finished building…whatever it may be.See our website..www.greenbuilt.co.uk for more info.

Business sector
apt. 2,

Staffordshire
England
ST13 5AJ
United Kingdom
The Penkhull Ecohomes

scope: Design,construction and training of selfbuilders for the Penkhull ecohomes in Stoke on Trent.

aims: The project was managed from inception to completion by Greenbuilt who undertook all the phases of the process.

measures: The buildings have:-Low impact timber frame. Green roof.Water recycycling system.Cellulose insulation (300mm thick in walls)Breathing wall technology.Passive solar gain conservatories.

monitoring: The yearly gas bill for one of the 3 bedroom semi-detached units was in 2007 at less than £300.


The Beach House

scope: Replacement building in National Trust SSSI used for low impact holiday accommodation in North Wales. The building is completely off mains water and power and treats it\’s own waste with a Natsol toilet.The building is extremely well insulated with sheeps wool.

aims: Design and build and self build training.

measures: Low impact reused stone foundations,timber frame,living roof water collection system,Natsol toilet,sheeps wool natural insulation.All materials were carried in to site it being located on the coastal path some 1/2 mile from nearest road.

monitoring: No mains gas,electric or water on site.