The 6th April 2014 sees the introduction of updated Approved Documents for Part L – Conservation of Fuel and Power – from the current 2010 documents. With the introduction of the updated guidance there is a period of transition, meaning, that if the Building Regulations Application is made prior to the 6th April 2014 and […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Changes to Approved Documents Part L in 2014
Between the 23rd November and the 30th November it is SPAB’s 11th National Maintenance Week. This event is focused at demonstrating the importance of regular maintenance to a building regardless of age, scale or purpose. With the message of this years campaign being; A badly maintained building cannot be an energy efficient building. This message […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on National Maintenance Week – November 23rd to 30th 2012
The press recently reported that the Coalition Government were consulting on the introduction of a conservatory tax. What this actually relates to is the consultation on the proposed Changes to Approved Document Part L – Conservation of Fuel and Power. The consultation document includes proposals for tighter carbon dioxide emission standards for new homes and […]Continue Reading... Comments Off on Conservatory Tax – Changes to Part L and how can these proposals be implemented?