We spend 90% of our time indoors. Due to increasingly tight building envelopes, which stop air from entering the interior through leaking windows and are thus enhancing the energy efficiency of a building but also affecting the indoor climate, the importance of selecting the right building material is growing.
Would you like to renovate your roof, replace the roof cladding and improve the thermal performance or you are looking for a suitable roof construction for you newly constructed house? The following information helps you to make the right choice and provides a compact overview of subjects concerning the roof.
House built with Wienerberger clay blocks in the Italian region of Emilia Romagna that withstood the earthquake in May 2012.
Renovation and refurbishment of existing buildings is becoming more and more important these days as space and resources are often limited, especially in urban areas. Adaptations and extensions of buildings as well as attic conversions are a good alternative to new buildings. Refurbishments help us to create more space, reduce energy consumption and preserve our cultural heritage while bringing the building up to latest technical standards. Renovation not only honours the past, it also means looking into the future!