You’re planning to build a wholly sustainable home. And you want to achieve the right criteria to meet the requirements of the UK’s Code for Sustainable Homes. Ventilation systems and heating and cooling are part of the package. So how can you make sure the system you choose meets the code and provides the very best levels of home ventilation?

About the Code for Sustainable Homes

The Code for Sustainable Homes was launched by the UK government in 2007. It is designed to replace the old EcoHomes standard, and must be used to inform the design and construction of all new-build homes in England. It’s one of a package of measures that should eventually move the nation further towards its zero carbon development targets. If you want your building to achieve code 3 or 4, it’s more or less a certainty that MVHR needs to be installed. And all social housing funded by government grants must […]