The People Powered Retrofit team get lots of queries around the different types of materials out there, and unfortunately unless we’ve seen your home and are commissioned to give advice, we can’t really answer!
But there are good websites and online resources out there. Found some? Share away!
Not sure if what you’re reading is true? Flag it up and perhaps as a community we can work out if it’s legit.
Websites shared by Carbon Co-op team members are not endorsements!
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Useful websites in this thread
- Greenspec - wide variety of clear, well laid out material. Edited by architects and used by design professionals and self-builders alike.
- SIGA - Swiss vapour control layers, tapes, adhesives and sealants brand with detailed information on the website.
- Green Building Forum - a great community sharing knowledge about green building practices.
- Thin internal wall insulation - UK government research into thin internal wall insulation used in retrofitting homes.