Passivhaus Affiliate

Members: Building Systems Providers

Advanced Housing Systems

Gerrards Cross

Our services are broad and detailed - we will help with any aspect of your build, from finding the best architect that suits you, to our TotalBuild and ManagedBuild services that insulates you from the difficult and time-consuming aspects of building so you can concentrate on the design elements that make it your own. For a more detailed look, go to SERVICES. Our products marry advanced technologies in areas such as thermal and acoustic insulation while using traditional wood based materials which are high performance and carbon zero or better.

Website: http://www.advancedhousingsystems.co.uk

Beattie Passive

Norwich

The Beattie Passive Build System is a patented construction method that provides a continuous insulation seal around the core of a timber framed structure. Using Passivhaus energy efficiency principles, the double-layered insulation system is housed within a treated timber structure and delivers dramatic cost, time and environmental benefits. Adaptable to any shape/design of building the Beattie Passive construction method exceeds Passivhaus standards and is set to revolutionise the way we build today. As a company we offer a design only and a structural build service.

Website: http://www.beattiepassive.com

Beco Products Ltd

Brigg

BecoWallform is the recognised British name for the isorast building system, the original building system to be approved by the Passivhaus Institut in Germany. A practical method of construction, detailed and approved to Passivhaus standards, the system has been proven in service for over twenty years. Manufactured in the UK using robust materials which will not deteriorate over time, Wallform has a long useful life and low maintenance costs.

Website: https://www.becowallform.co.uk/applications/passivhaus/

Comfort Being Ltd

Congleton

Comfort Being offers Design and Build services for simple yet breath-taking architectural designs, interior fit-outs, project management and costing for Passivhaus and renewable solutions. With research and development as its core principle, exceptional Designers experiment on a variety of materials and construction techniques using evidence based sustainable methods. The young, talented and dynamic team have published a paper to identify the hierarchical importance of key issues for Passivhaus buildings which was recently presented at the International Passivhaus Conference at Vienna, Austria. You can be truly comfortable in your very own Passivhaus and save up to 90% on energy bills. Our dedicated team will design and build your dream home right from inception all the way to completion at very convenient budgets. Whether it is a refurb-extension, new build or an eco self-build, Comfort Being has qualified and certified Passivhaus Designers who are happy to help.

Design 2000 UK

London

Design2000-UK Ltd is a company that is focused on eco-friendly building consultancy and construction services for London and the surrounding area. Services are provided to a different range of customers from large corporations to direct consultancy engagements with smaller building companies as well as individual homes. Our mission is to upgrade buildings to be eco-friendly (low energy homes) to reach good standards as per BREEAM, Passivhaus Design and AECB Silver standard. The concept is to minimise the negative impact of construction activities on the environment and provide sustainable,healthy,low energy buildings, whether new built or by renovating existing homes.

Website: http://design2000.co.uk

Ecological Building Systems

Carlisle

Ecological Building Systems has been at the forefront of Intelligent Airtightness and Windtightness building product solutions and natural insulations for over a decade, gaining the sole agency in Ireland and the UK for ‘pro clima’ air & windtight products; GUTEX wood fibreboards; Calsitherm Climate Board; Diasen Thermal Plaster Systems, Thermo-Hemp/Jute Insulation, Elka Strong Board, Unilin Vapour Block and a full range of complimentary airtightness accessories. Ecological’s products have been used in numerous Passivhaus projects in the UK and Ireland with the team able to provide technical support and guidance, particularly in the area of moisture control, maximizing building durability and occupant health. We have been providing advanced modelling for many years using WUFI as well as U Value and Dew Point calculations and we provide full on-site support.

Website: http://www.ecologicalbuildingsystems.com/

Econekt

Clydebank

As a company with over forty years combined industry experience and having partnered with leading industry professionals, Econekt take great pride in being able to offer one of the most advanced Passivhaus and low-energy structural building systems on the market today.

Website: https://econekt.co.uk/

Enhabit Ltd

London

Enhabit uses fabric-first building physics principles to design and build living spaces that are comfortable, healthy, energy efficient and easy to maintain. As a team of engineers, project managers and passivhaus designers, Enhabit uses engineering and building physics to help our clients in building their dream home, on time and on budget. We have a trusted network of building contractors, ventilation, heating and solar technicians, architects and structural engineers to help design, install and commission our building systems. Our extensive product range includes MVHR, solar PV and thermal, air and ground source heat pumps, heating systems, airtightness, insulation and more.

Website: http://www.enhabit.uk.com

Greenheart Sustainable Construction Ltd

Bristol

Greenheart have been building beautiful, sustainable homes as principal or main contractor for over twenty years. From domestic extensions to groundbreaking newbuild Passive Houses, each project is unique and built to the highest standards. With a solid reputation in the Bristol area for excellence in green building, we place emphasis on training our workers and clear communication with clients.

Website: http://www.greenheartuk.com/

Greenleaf Design and Build Ltd

Forres

Website: http://www.greenleafdb.co.uk

Hanse Haus Bespoke Limited

Reading

With more than 90 years experience in quality pre-manufactured SIP building construction and more than 33,000 houses built throughout Europe, including the first certified Passive Houses, HANSE HAUS offer a Start2Finish service

Website: http://www.hanse-haus.de

Kingspan Timber Solutions Limited

Sandy

Kingspan Timber Solutions offer a range of high-performance timber systems including our award-winning Kingspan ULTIMA™ build system, Kingspan Logic Plus and our SIP system; Kingspan TEK®. We provide so much more than a timber frame, with Kingspan you’re buying our expertise, built up over 50 years. Kingspan and our sister company, Potton, have helped thousands of self-builders and developers design and build dream homes since 1964. Why not visit our self-build show centre and browse our five show homes. Our Elsworth show house is the UKs first show home built to Passivhaus standard. Submit your drawings for a quote!

Website: https://www.kingspan.com/gb/en-gb/about-kingspan/kingspan-timber-solutions

Kiss House

Reading

Kiss House is a range of customisable, high performance homes for the design and impact conscious self-builder and developer. Our service is all inclusive and stress free with short lead times and a fixed price. Our homes are Passivhaus certified for guaranteed quality and comfort and come in two to six bedroom options. We offer great design, a simple modern aesthetic, beautiful finishes (from a refined palette of interior and exterior options), natural materials and a wonderful sense of light and space. By adopting a process of continual improvement, we innovate new building systems and materials as we strive to raise the quality of both the homes we build and those built by others. We’re driven by the pursuit of quality because we believe home is of fundamental importance to people’s lives. Delivering great design with guaranteed quality and performance is what makes us tick. We do it to eliminate stress, uncertainty and complexity from the process of building your own home.

Website: http://www.kisshouse.co.uk

Knauf Insulation

St Helens

Knauf Insulation is the leading provider in the UK of high performance, non-combustible, sustainable Glass and Rock Mineral Wool insulation solutions. With more than 40 years of experience in the insulation industry, it is one of the fastest growing and most respected names in insulation worldwide. Manufactured using up to 80% recycled content, Knauf Insulation mineral wool solutions offer four key benefits to building occupiers. As well as thermal performance, they are non-combustible for fire safety, provide sound absorption and noise reduction for superior acoustic performance, and contribute to higher indoor air quality thanks to the Knauf Insulation revolutionary ECOSE Technology bio-based binder.

Website: http://www.knaufinsulation.co.uk

Mac Eye Projects

Oxfordshire

We are a family run business based in the UK. Our aim is to provide our Clients with a bespoke service offering the same Swiss precision and excellence that we would expect for our own self-build or extension. We believe that our Clients are unique and therefore, so are our materials, service and delivery. Our services include bespoke Design, Construction, Joinery and Project Management. Our speciality is Timber structures and we are Passivhaus Tradesperson certified.

Website: https://www.maceyeprojects.com/

Mantis Energy Ltd

Manchester

At Mantis Energy we believe that new and existing homes can be built better. We do this by designing properties into energy efficient, low running cost future homes. Mantis Energy specialise in low carbon buildings, renewable power generation and renewable heating & hot water systems. We provide a variety of design, project management and compliance services to see projects through from early concept to final installation and commissioning.

Website: http://mantisenergy.co.uk

MJL Consultancy

Halifax

MJL Consultancy is a forward thinking heating and ventilation design consultancy providing expert independent advice and design services to manufacturers, new build developers, installers and consultants. MJL specialises in System 3, Mechanical Ventilation and System 4, Whole House Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery (MVHR), including Passivhaus, Overheating Projects, Shower Heat Recovery, Gas Savers, Hot Water ASHP and Traditional Systems including Gas/Electric Boilers for Domestic New Build Developments. Most recently we have been involved in Passivhaus MVHR design in projects in Scotland and Wales, where we liaised with the Passivhaus consultants to ensure both the Passivhaus requirements and building regulations were met.

Website: http://www.mjl-consultancy.co.uk/wp

Passiframe

Coleford

Providing low energy solutions – creating energy efficient buildings – we strive to inspire efficiency in every aspect of work we do. Whether constructing complete Passivhaus timber frame buildings, renovating or crafting smaller extensions, we will ensure that we deliver only the highest levels of comfort and energy efficiency. Our attention to detail doesn’t stop at how the house performs, it carries through all aspects of our work.

Website: http://passiframe.co.uk

Passivhaus Homes Ltd

London and Devon

PHH supply a complete construction solution, PH15, for Passivhaus housing projects. PH15 covers the three essential Passivhaus elements, the thermal shell + triple-glazed windows + MVHR system. PH15 has been optimised to minimise thermal bridges, to deliver excellent airtightness, to effectively manage any overheating risk, & to keep the uplift in costs to a minimum. PH15 makes use of off-site construction methods, alongside use of natural materials that sequester carbon. For more details & example projects visit (www.phhomes.co.uk). PHH also run an online store for Passivhaus related materials and products (www.phstore.co.uk) supported with good technical advice.

Website: http://www.phhomes.co.uk

Shawm

Newcastle upon Tyne

Stewart & Shields Ltd

Helensburgh

Website: http://www.stewartandshields.com

Total Home Environment Ltd

Moreton in Marsh

We specialise in helping self-builders and renovators to achieve the best possible home environment, in the most energy efficient and cost effective way. Passionate about clean fresh air, we know how to plan, select and install ventilation, heating and cleaning systems to achieve the healthiest outcome for your home and all those who live there. We research and choose our products carefully so you can be sure they give outstanding performance and match your budget. Our products include: • heat pump ventilation • heat recovery ventilation • compact service units (award winning) • air-source heat pumps • air-water heat pumps • central vacuum systems • We also complete MCS reports for air-source heat pumps for the Renewable Heat Incentive and room-by-room heat loss calculations to ensure you get the right heating solution for your home.

Website: http://www.totalhome.co.uk

Worcester Renewables Ltd

Evesham

Website: http://worcesterrenewables.com