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I have undertaken some research into guidance documents for sustainable refurbishment of existing houses and have included the links below to this.  A lot of it is basic and simple but very useful for this reason.

Sheffield Eco Terrace Refurbishment of a terrace house by the Energy Saving Trust

Good Practice Guide Refurbishment by Sustainable Homes

Achieving Air Tightness in New Dwellings by the Energy Saving Trust

Energy Efficiency and Code for Sustainable Homes

Sustainable Refurbishment in Existing Housing Stock by the Housing Forum

Refurbishing Victorian Housing by the BRE

Sustainable refurbishment -Towards an 80% reduction in CO2 emissions, water efficiency, waste reduction, and climate change adaptation

CORE – Centre of Refurbishment Excellence

Air Tightness Information from Bere Architects

Example Project Bere Architects


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