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Solid Wall Insulation – 20th April 2012

This conference has now finished.


Exploring barriers, solutions and new approaches to insulating Scottish masonry walls.

Venue: Edinburgh First, Edinburgh University

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This in-depth conference will bring together experts, researchers, practitioners and industry representatives to provide the latest information, insight and debate on:

  • Unpacking and exploring the confusion and differing views on solid wall insulation, covering areas such as breathability and moisture movement in solid walls, thermal performance of solid walls, types of insulation materials and the most suitable installation techniques.

  • Addressing the barriers to installation including high up-front costs, technical complexities and the disruption to the occupants.

  • The Green Deal and Energy Company Obligation (ECO), and the increase in solid wall insulation predicted by UK installation trials.

  • Case studies from different property types and areas, and results of recent trials involving new approaches and materials.

This is a Changeworks event, supported by Historic Scotland and the Scottish Government.

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Historic Scotland
Conservation Group
Longmore House
Salisbury Place
Edinburgh
EH9 1SH
0131 668 8668

Email: HS Conservation Group