Daily Archives: June 30, 2017

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Internal weather

Functioning doors and windows, managing and mitigating moisture whilst reducing the need and consumption of energy. Installation and operation of polycarbonate secondary glazing to windows, vinyl draught seal to doors and efficient use of the foam applicator gun. Polycarbonate secondary glazing, vinyl draught strips and the foam applicator gun. Workshop Peer to peer on-site training, […]

Paper and paint

Energy-retrofitting the traditional hygrothermal envelope. Preparation and application of lining paper, emulsion, distemper, primer, undercoat and gloss. Materials: Beeline glue size, LAP wallpaper paste and 1400 grade lining paper. Aura natural paint and casein distemper. Black Fryers oil based primer, undercoat and high gloss. Workshops Peer to peer on site training, structured […]

Plaster

Energy-retrofitting the traditional hygrothermal envelope. Preparation, mixing and applying lime plaster onto Bio-aggregate – hemp and lime. Materials: Baumit RK38 base-coat with AG01 mesh and Baumit Kalkin Glätt W top-coat lime plaster. Workshops Peer to peer on site training, structured tuition and open format learning. When: Monday 25th – Wednesday 27th […]

Electricity and plumbing

Consumption and installation, designing, installing and using functional and efficient systems. Workshop When: Monday 14th – Wednesday 16th August, 10 – 5 pm Where: Bristol Cost: £240 Open day Drop in, take a look and maybe have a go! When: Wednesday 16th August, 1 – 4 pm Where: Bristol Cost: Free   Workshop Peer to peer on-site training, practitioner […]

Bio-aggregate

Energy-retrofitting the traditional hygrothermal envelope, preparation, mixing and casting hemp lime bio-aggregate onto existing masonry. Materials: Tradical PF70 lime binder and East Yorkshire construction grade hemp shiv. Workshop Peer to peer on site training, structured tuition and open format learning. When: Monday 21st – Wednesday 23rd August, 10 – 5 pm Where: Bristol […]