2014

OPEN HANDS MAKES FOR WARM BUILDINGS

OPEN HANDS MAKES FOR WARM BUILDINGS

Knauf Insulation has recently donated a mixture of its Earthwool® insulation products to a project in Leicester, assisted by CRASH – the construction and property industry’s charity for the homeless – to help convert garages into a new support centre for The Open Hands Trust.

KNAUF INSULATION’S ACOUSTIC ROLL OFFERS SOUND PERFORMANCE

KNAUF INSULATION’S ACOUSTIC ROLL OFFERS SOUND PERFORMANCE

In response to the increasing demand for insulation products that can resist the passage of sound across both residential and commercial buildings, Knauf Insulation has recently carried out laboratory testing with an accredited testing partner to demonstrate compliance of its Earthwool Acoustic Roll with Building Regulations – Approved Document E and Section 5 – when used in conjunction with major brands of plasterboard and internal wall systems.

KNAUF INSULATION AND ROOFSPACE – OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE

KNAUF INSULATION AND ROOFSPACE – OUTSTANDING PERFORMANCE

Knauf Insulation’s Earthwool insulation has been installed as part of RoofSpace Solution’s award winning RoofSpace I-Roof™ System, at Derwenthorpe Village in York. The innovative solution achieved a U-value of 0.15 W/m2K and contributed to meeting Level 4 of the Code for Sustainable Homes.

 UPDATED BBA CERTIFICATE FOR KNAUF INSULATION’S POLYFOAM® ECO ROOFBOARD EXTRA AND SLIMLINE MEMBRANE INVERTED ROOF SYSTEM

UPDATED BBA CERTIFICATE FOR KNAUF INSULATION’S POLYFOAM® ECO ROOFBOARD EXTRA AND SLIMLINE MEMBRANE INVERTED ROOF SYSTEM

As part of its on-going commitment to developing industry leading solutions for inverted roof applications, Knauf Insulation has received an updated British Board of Agrément (BBA) certificate for its Polyfoam® ECO Roofboard Extra (incorporating the Polyfoam Slimline system), which now certifies the product for use on zero pitch inverted roofs.

KNAUF INSULATION’S CHANGING ROOMS

KNAUF INSULATION’S CHANGING ROOMS

London based housing association, Guinness South – part of The Guinness Partnership, embarked on an ambitious energy refurbishment program across 80 of its Victorian street properties to improve the thermal performance, using Knauf Insulation’s ThermoShell® Internal Wall Insulation (IWI) system.