Wexford-Based Project Management, Design & Build.

 

 

 

STATISTICS;

FLOOR AREA;  179.5m/sq (1931sq/ft) 

COST;   € 100 PER sq/ft.

AIRTIGHTNESS;  ( q50 at 50pa )  1.19 m3/(hr.m2)

 

FLOOR ;           150mm REINFORCED 25n CONCRETE ON 300mm KINGSPAN AEROBOARD.

100mm AEROBOARD VERTICAL INSULATION RESULTING IN NO COLD BRIDGING.

RING BEAM ;     450mm by 300mm RINGBEAM ENCASED IN 100mm 300EPS AEROBOARD.

U-VALUE FOR FLOOR  0.096 W/MK.

 

WALLS ;         BEDROOM WALLS  12.5 PLASTERBOARD ON 12mm OSB3 ON 225mm TIMBER STUDS INSULATED WITH 225mm KNAUF METSTUD

WITH 12mm OSB3 ATTACHED TO 100mm KINGSPAN WALLBOARD FINISHED WITH THE PAREX SYSTEM AND ACRYLIC FINISH.

U-VALUE FOR BEDROOM WALLS  0.11 W/MK

 

 LIVINGROOM AND KITCHEN WALLS ;  12.5mm PLASTERBOARD ON 50mm BATTONS ON 12mm OSB3 ON 225mm TIMBER STUDS

WITH 225mm KNAUF METSTUD INSULATION WITH 12mm OSB3 WITH 50mm XTRATHERM AND 50mm TREATED BATTONS FINISHED WITH

18mm CANADIAN CEDARWOOD PANNELLING.

U-VALUE FOR KITCHEN AND LIVINGROOM WALLS  0.12 W/MK.

 

ALL WALLS ARE SEALED AT THE OSB JOINTS WITH VARIO MULTITAPE FOR AIR TIGHTNESS.

 

ROOF ;            BEDROOM ROOF ;  12.5mm PLASTERBOARD ON ISOVAR MEMBRANE ON 225mm TIMBER JOISTS INSULATED WITH 225mm KNAUF

LOFT ROLL UNDER 50mm BATTONS WITH 50mm XTRATHERM AND 18mm OSB3 UNDER THE FIRESTONE EPDM MEMBRANE.

U-VALUE FOR BEDROOM ROOF 0.11 W/MK.

 

 LIVINGROOM AND KITCHEN ROOF ;  AS ABOVE WITH AN EXTRA 150mm CEILING JOIST INSULATED WITH 150mm KNAUF LOFTROLL.

U-VALUE FOR LIVINGROOM AND KITCHEN ROOF  0.079 W/MK.

 

WINDOWS ;      MUNSTER JOINERY PRESTIGE HARDWOOD WINDOWS TRIPLE GLAZED ARGON FILLED.

DOORS ;          MUNSTER JOINERY ULTRA TECH HARDWOOD DOORS.

 

HEATING ;      IDEAL LOGIC 30kw GAS CONDENSING BOILER USED AS A BACK UP SYSTEM TO THE STANLY LISMORE 17kw BACK BOILER.

BOTH SYSTEMS ( SEALED AND OPEN ) CAN BE USED TOGETHER DUE TO THE MAGIC OF THE HEAT GENIE INSTALLED.

THE OVERALL COST OF HEATING IN THE WINTER MONTHS NOVEMBER TO MARCH RUN AT € 350 TO € 400.

 

SOLAR PANELS ;   JOULE ACAPELLA 30 TUBE SYSTEM WITH A 300ltr CYLINDER GENERATING 1.8kw OUTPUT FOR WATER HEATING.

THIS SYSTEM WILL PAY FOR ITSELF WITHIN THREE TO FOUR YEARS.

 

ROOF WINDOWS ;  WILLIAM COX COXDOMES TRIPLE GLAZED POLYCARBONATE.

 

VENTILATION ;    ARECO DEMAND CONTROLLED VENTILATION SYSTEM.

THIS SYSTEM CIRCULATES FRESH AIR THROUGHOUT THE HOUSE EXTRACTING MOISTURE AND SMELLS. THE SYSTEM WORKS WELL WITH THE HOUSE

AS IT DOES NOT COOL THE HOUSE DOWN BUT KEEPS THE TEMPERATURE OF THE HOUSE AT AN AVERAGE TEMPERATURE OF 20 DEGREES NO MATTER

WHAT TEMPERATURE IT IS OUTSIDE. I HAVE BEEN TAKING READINGS INSIDE AND OUTSIDE DAILY SINCE MOVING IN .

THE COST OF RUNNING THE VENTILATION AT 200m3/H= 44watts EQUATES TO €45 FOR THE YEAR. 

 

SEWAGE ;     SEPTIC TANK WITH PERCOLATION AREA.

WATER ;       OWN WELL .

ESB ;          RUNNING AT €160 FOR TWO MONTHS.  € 20 PER WEEK.

 

 

  

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