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GBE Issue Paper: Overheating: Lists of Solutions


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GBE Issue Paper: Overheating: Solutions: Products & Systems
CAWS Common Arragement of Work Sections order

  • B12 conservatories with competent ventilation,
  • B12 porches with competent ventilation
  • B12 Sunspaces with competent ventilation and exposed thermal mass
  • C51 Window shutter refurbishment
  • C51 Window refurbishment and upgrade
  • E10 Fabric first solutions
  • E10 Low Carbon Cement Concrete
  • E10 Aerated concrete
  • E10 LECA aggregate
  • E10 Blended GGBS cement concrete
  • E10 Recycled aggregates
  • E10 Manufactured aggregates
  • E20 Below ground conductivity thermal insulation
  • E30 Cantilever balcony thermal breaks
  • E30 Thermal Bridge solutions
  • E60 Hollow core plank ventilation floor
  • F10 Fabric first solutions
  • F10 Thermal mass wall
  • F10 Low carbon thermal mass materials
  • F10 Reclaimed brick
  • F10 Extruded fired clay block
  • F10 Fairfaced dense block
  • F10 Blockwork
  • F10 Fairfaced dense concrete block
  • F10 highly insulating thermal and acoustic party walls
  • F10 Extruded fired clay blockwork
  • F20 thermal mass walls
  • F20 Reclaimed Stone
  • F21 thermal mass wall faces
  • F21 Reclaimed Stone
  • F30 Fabric first solutions
  • F30 CWI Cavity Wall Insulation
  • F30 Thermal Bridge solutions
  • F30 Cantilever balcony thermal breaks,
  • G10 Steel frame thermal break solutions
  • G13 Lightweight Metal frame
  • G20 Timber frame
  • G20 Solid wood solutions
  • G20 Heel Trussed Rafters
  • H11 Curtain walling
  • H11 Translucent glazing curtain walling
  • H13 Structural Glass Assemblies
  • H21 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H30 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H31 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H31 Metal roof claddings
  • H43 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H60 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H62 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H64 Low thermal mass cladding
  • H60-H69 Roof tiles/slates
  • H60-H69 Roofing Felts/Underlays
  • H62 Slate roofing
  • H70-79 Metal roof claddings
  • K10 IWI Internal wall insulation
  • K10 highly insulating and acoustic party walls
  • K11 Cement particle boards
  • K11 Thermal mass boards
  • K11 high thermal mass boards forming attic floor above insulation
  • K11 Plywood lining
  • K13 Phase Change Material Boards
  • K13 Dense dry-lining boards
  • K13 Dense gypsum
  • K13 laminate flooring
  • K21 Hardwood flooring,
  • K30 highly insulating and acoustic party walls
  • K30 insulating partitions,
  • K30 thermal mass partitions
  • L10 Windows
  • L10 Windows with encapsulated blinds
  • L10 Window refurbishment and upgrades
  • L10 Heat Purge Windows
  • L10 Secure Heat Purge Windows
  • L10 Secure Venting Windows, Secure venting rooflights and roof windows
  • L10 hot climate windows
  • L10 Thermal bridge at perimeter solution for Roof windows
  • L10 Roof windows with external blinds
  • L10 Roof windows with encapsulated blinds
  • L10 Shutter refurbishment and upgrades
  • L10 balcony enclosing glazing
  • L15 external solar shading
  • L15 Solar Shading
  • L15 Solar Shading Blinkers
  • L15 Alternative Solar Shading
  • L15 Flat or Shallow roof solar shading
  • L15 Pitched roof solar shading
  • L15 Roof plant room solar shading enclosure
  • L15 Light shelves
  • L19 Rooflights
  • L20 Glazed Doors
  • L20 French Doors
  • L30 Balconies
  • L40 Low-E glazing, Double glazed sealed Units
  • L40 Window refurbishment and glazing upgrade
  • L40 G Value in Glazing
  • L40 Double glazed sealed units containing:
    • hit and miss screen printed fritting of glass panes
    • prisms to reflect sunlight but permit daylight.
    • tubular insulation that blocks high angled sun but permits low angled sun
  • L40 insulating translucent glazing,
  • M10 Blended GGBS cement Screed
  • M14 Clay based screed
  • M15 Hemp-limecrete floors
  • M15 Limecrete floor
  • M20 High thermal mass decrement delay wall materials,
  • M20 Insulating render and plaster
  • M21 EWI External Wall Insulation
  • M24 Insulating render and plaster
  • M40 High thermal mass decrement delay wall materials,
  • M40 Thermal mass floor finishes
  • M40 Floor tiles
  • M41 Terrazzo
  • M50 Thermal mass floor finishes
  • M50 Linoleum, rubber flooring,
  • N10 Very low energy in use and standby equipment, modular for upgradability, easy to maintain
  • N10 Clothes drying line,
  • N10 Raising clothes hanging systems,
  • N10 Clothes drying cupboards,
  • N10 Blinds,
  • N10 External blinds, Awnings, Umbrellas
  • N11 very low energy in use and standby equipment, modular for upgradability, easy to maintain
  • N12 very low energy in use and standby equipment, modular for upgradability, easy to maintain
  • N13 very low energy in use and standby equipment, modular for upgradability, easy to maintain
  • N18 External blinds
  • N18 Reversible perforated blinds
  • P10 Party wall full-fill convection thermal and acoustic insulation
  • P10 highly insulating and acoustic party walls
  • P10 Aerogel
  • P10 VIP vacuum insulated panels
  • P10 Dense wood fibre
  • P10 Cellular glass
  • P10 Radiation thermal insulation,
  • P10 conductivity thermal insulation
  • P10 fire insulation
  • P10 Radiation thermal insulation,
  • P10 Fabric first solutions
  • P10 Dense wood fibre insulation board
  • P10 Duct conductivity thermal insulations
  • P10 Conductivity thermal or acoustic insulation support system in floors
  • P10 Conduction and radiation thermal insulation for partitions
  • P10 IWI Internal Wall Insulation
  • P10 Acoustic Solutions,
  • P14 Fabric first solutions
  • P14 Wind and air tightness systems;
  • P14 Breathing moisture permeable airtightness layer
  • P14 Breathable Roofing Membranes (BRM)
  • P14 Air/Wind tightness systems
  • P20 Skirting board convector heating
  • P21 Door ironmongery
  • Q23 low thermal mass paving
  • Q24 Solar reflective paving
  • Q25 Solar reflective paving
  • Q38 Support systems for ground based living walls
  • Q38 Irrigation-Free Living Walls
  • Q30 low thermal mass paving
  • Q31 Trees
  • Q40 Roof plant room solar shading enclosure
  • Q53 Bat boxes, Bat entrances,
  • Q55 low thermal mass paving
  • S11 Domestic hot water systems
  • T15 renewable energy ST
  • T15 Solar Thermal ST panels
  • T15 Support systems ST
  • T15 Photo Voltaic Thermal PVT panels
  • T15 Support systems PVT
  • T20 Communal and District heating systems,
  • T20 Heat distribution systems,
  • T31 Under floor heating and cooling,
  • T32 Skirting board convector heating
  • T50 Heat stores
  • T50 Heat stores for central heating
  • T50 Heat Recovery systems
  • T50 Inter seasonal thermal stores
  • T50 Competent appropriately sized communal heating systems that do not generate or waste excess heat
  • T70 Ceiling fans,
  • T99 Skirting board convector heating
  • U10 Vents
  • U10 Ventilation systems
  • U10 stack venting systems
  • U10 stack ventilation in atria roofs
  • U10 Secure Insect screened vents
  • U10 Passive Ventilation Systems
  • U10 Active Ventilation Systems
  • U10 Whole House Ventilation Systems
  • U10 controllable adjustable venting systems in perimeter walls,
  • U10 Air intake vents (AIV)
  • U10 Replacement air vents (RAV)
  • U14 Smoke venting systems
  • U14 Smoke ventilation in atria roofs
  • V10 Photo Voltaic PV panels
  • V10 Support systems PV
  • V12 Voltage Optimisation,
  • V21 LED and CFL luminaires,
  • V22 Powering down/up systems in
  • W40 Access Control Ironmongery
  • W60 Whole building heat management systems
  • Y21 heat stores for hot water
  • Y21 Heat stores for central heating
  • Y50 Hot Pipe conductivity thermal insulations
  • Y50 High performance pipe insulation
  • Y50 High performance valve insulation
  • Y50 High performance CIU insulation
  • Y50 Duct conductivity insulation,
  • Y50 Cylinder insulation
  • Y50 Heat store insulation
  • Y54 Pipe labelling

Unclassified

  • Passivhaus and EnerPHit accredited products,
  • ZEDproducts,
  • Or Equivalent Products,
  • CCHP
  • Heat to Coolth converters
  • IAQ fixed monitors; hand held detectors

GBE Materials

  • Softwood
  • Sarking
  • Battens
  • Counter-battens
  • Low carbon cement concrete
  • Low carbon cement screed
  • Low carbon cement render
  • Low carbon cement mortar

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12th August 2015 – 23rd September 2015