StoreFloor (Incubator) G#14348

LoftZone StoreFloor

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StoreFloor (Incubator)

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Who is promoting the product for GBE Incubator consideration? Company name: Eco Answers Ltd t/a LoftZone
Company Role in supply chain?: Designer, Manufacturer, Supplier, Distributor to Installer Network
Manufacturer’s Company Name: Eco Answers Ltd t/a LoftZone
Product Reference: (and model number, if relevent) StoreFloor
Application/Function: (promoted by the manufacturer) Domestic belongings storage and M&E access deck in attic above flat ceiling
To prevent belongings compressing thermal conductivity insulation and diminishing its performance
Building Element(s) used in: (walls, floors, roofs, etc.) Pitched roof’s flat ceiling
Where located in element? (Inside/within framing zone/cavity/outside) Inside
Primary Function: used for: Storage and access loadbearing capacity
Providing a platform to raise attic-stored belongings and possessions to prevent the squashing of thermal conductivity insulation and preventing the significant reducion in its performance
Why is this product greener than products in the same application Plastics are not greener than softwood, galvanized mild steel is not greener that softwood
The system solves problems associated with:
simple modular system, simple materials handling, simple decking areas and simple installation
posessions in attic compressing insulation, and significant reduction in performance
posessions in attic discouraging insulation thickness improvements
fully boarded attics can prevent air movement and risk of condensation in insulation
Which product is it competing with/replacing? Softwood framing cut on site
What materials is it made of? (all of them and % if more than one) Supports: injection moulded recycled nylon polypropylene;
Cross beams: cold roll formed pregalvanized steel sheet C section;
Floorboards: (By others) Flooring grade Chipboard/plywood/OSB
Manufacturing standard: none/standard/norm/certificate? British Board of Agrément Certificate 15/5269 Product Sheet 1
How is it installed? BBA Certificate and Installation Instructions
Application standard: none/Code/Standard/EuroCode/Agrement Certificate? British Board of Agrément Certificate 15/5269 Product Sheet 1
What other accessories are essential to its use and performance Decking boards and wood screws
Are there any independent evaluations of the product? Ideal Home Show Ideal Inventor 2013 Winner
Citizens’ Advice Bureau Big Energy Savings Week Cmpetition 2013 1st Prize Best New idea
Building & Construction Review UK Product Innovation Award 2014 1st Prize
The Innovation Institute: Most innovative Buisness 2013
Oxford University’s Business School & Frost and Sullivan, Invention that most helped the environment.1st prize 2012
Endorsement: Yorkshire Energy Services
Endorsement: DIY Doctor Q&A and demonstration video
Satisfied Customer: The Guiness Partnership affordable housing
Satisfied Customer: Green Deal Pioneer Places
Are there any lables? None
Are there any certificates? British Board of Agrément Certificate 15/5269 Product Sheet 1
Are there any assessments? None
Are there any endorsements? Endorsement: Yorkshire Energy Services
Endorsement: DIY Doctor Q&A and demonstration video
Satisfied Customer: The Guiness Partnership affordable housing
Satisfied Customer: Green Deal Pioneer Places
Are there any accolades? Ideal Home Show Ideal Inventor 2013 Winner
Citizens’ Advice Bureau Big Energy Savings Week Cmpetition 2013 1st Prize Best New idea
Building & Conservation Review UK Product Innovation Award 2014 1st Prize
Oxford University’s Business School & Frost and Sullivan, Invention that most helped the environment.1st prize 2012
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Reviewer Name: Brian Murphy
Date of Issue: 10/10/2016 – 13/10/2016
Date of Expiry: 10/10/17
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23rd October 2016 – 31st December 2016

StoreFloor (Incubator)
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31st December 2016

StoreFloor (Incubator)
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GBE Jargon Buster

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  • Decking
  • FSC Certified
  • Interstitial Condensation
  • Surface Condensation
  • System
  • Thermal Bridge
  • Thermal Break
  • Thermal Bypass
  • Thermal Flanking
  • Wind Wash

© GBE NGS ASWS BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
31st December 2016

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