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NGS CHECKLIST Refurbishement Decent Homes

NGS CHECKLIST Refurbishement Decent Homes
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WORK TO EXISTING BUILDINGS: ECO REFURBISHMENT

Decent Homes

Much of this applies to any refurbishment of houses and any refurbishment of other building types.


Areas to consider:


The bigger picture first:


Seriously consider on-site segregation if practical

Local

Central

Remote (still on site)

Procure off site segregation if impractical on site


Upgrade v Replace

Reusable v Waste

Whole life cost v Initial cost


Comply with Code for Sustainable Homes or EcoHomes (Excellent or better) whilst your at it

Adding thermal insulation?


Kitchen Refurbishment

New worktops

New fronts

New sinks

New sink taps

New Appliances

New waste bins


Kitchen Removal

Waste Resource Action Programme (WRAP) not interested

Reuse on or off site

Recycling opportunities off-site


Kitchen Replacement

New design 

New Carcass

New worktops

New fronts

New Sinks and taps

New Appliances

New waste bins


Bathrooms Refurbishment

Recoating baths insitu
New bath fronts and surrounds

Replacing Taps

New Showers


Bathroom Removal

Bathroom removal

Reuses off site especially character pieces and in quantity

Recycling off site


Bathroom Renewals

New appliances and materials

Basins

Baths

Basin

Showers

Bath fronts and surrounds


Window refurbishment

Timber

Modern alternative


Window removal

Window Removal


Window replacements

Materials

Finishes


Electrics refurbishment

Wiring

Accessories


Electrics removal


Electrics replacement

Wiring


New Electric Services


Electricity supply


Central Heating Refurbishment

Thermal Insulation

Heating Boilers

Flues

Radiators

Reflectors:

Pipes


Central Heating Removal

Thermal Insulation

Recycle

Pipes or voids

Heating Boilers

Flues

Radiators

Pipes


 Central Heating Replacement

Thermal Insulation

Pipes or voids

Heating Boilers

Flues

Radiators

Pipes


Domestic Water supply Refurbishment

Thermal Insulation

Tank

Cylinder

Pipes

Heat source

Tanks

Cylinders

Taps


 Domestic Water supply Removal

Thermal Insulation

Tank

Cylinder

Pipes

Heat source

Tanks

Cylinders

Taps


Domestic Water supply Replacement

Pipes or void Insulation

Pipes

Heat source

Tanks

Cylinders

Taps

Showers


Painting and Decorating Refurbishment

Health and Safety:


Painting and Decorating Removal

Health and Safety:


Painting and Decorating New


Condensation eradication Refurbishment

Airtightness

Insulation

Ventilation


Condensation eradication Removal

Airtightness

Insulation

Airtightness layer

Heating:

Ventilation


Condensation eradication: New work

Airtightness

Insulation

Airtightness layer

Ventilation


Roof Repairs


Roof Replacement Removal


Roof Replacement


Basements:

Space for stuff

Construction


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