Re: Re: New Part L Revision re Applications lodged after Nov 201
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I cannot help feel that this Part L has been let run away with itself with no real assessment of its implications.
Far too much of the billing and cooing on Construct Ireland seems to be without critical comment – nothing is THAT good.
a working understanding of the current part L makes it much easier to understand what is coming down the tracks.
Basicaly, houses are going to go from 40% more efficient than the baseline standard, to 60% more efficient.
this is going to to put much more focus onto the dark art of thermal bridge calculations, energy demand calculations and air tightness detailing.
the days of worrying about elemental u values are well behind us.