Powys Green Doors

15 - 22 Oct 2022

Llandrindod Wells (15th only)

Energy-saving improvements

  • 'Big' insulation works
    'Big' insulation works
  • Glazing
    Glazing
  • High spec heating
    High spec heating
  • Water management
    Water management

Location

Trosnant, Park Lane
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 5NN

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Opening times

10-4

This event has now finished.

Just turn up External only. Park at top of Drive. Do not park in the passing spaces along Park Lane.

Detatched house built around 1975, extensively upgraded in 2013/14. Edge of town/rural situation. Cavity wall construction with brick outer and concrete block inner leaf.

Floor, roof and external wall insulation plus draught sealing to near Passivhaus standards. Window openings reduced. Triple-glazing. MVHR installed. Primary heating: room sealed wood stoves. Solar hot water and solar PV panels.

To reduce energy requirements. To eliminate need for central heating system.

Part of major rennovation work costing approx £250k. Energy conservation measures probably around £80k of that. Last detailed records made in 2017 show net annual energy cost of just over £300 which is around 85% less than before work was undertaken.

Main contractor: Builth Building Services.

 

Location

Trosnant, Park Lane
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 5NN

View on map

Opening times

10-4

This event has now finished.

Just turn up External only. Park at top of Drive. Do not park in the passing spaces along Park Lane.

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