Posts made in August, 2018

Smartroof: Raising Standards & The Roof


  Smartroof’s offsite modular roof system attracts architects and builders alike. Smartroof is manufactured in a factory environment governed by strict quality procedures. This helps eliminate any risk of cold spots that may arise from trade methods onsite. This is an important factor in the drive to close the performance gap. The Performance Gap The performance gap is a term commonly used to denote the disparity that is found between the energy use predicted in the design stage of buildings and the energy use of those buildings in operation. In recent years, the construction industry and government have grown increasingly concerned over the potential gap between design and as-built energy performance. It could undermine a building’s vital role in...

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