Do I need a Commercial EPC?

If you are a commercial property or owner, you may have asked yourself, “Do I need a Commercial EPC?” Many commercial buildings in the UK require an Energy Performance Certificate when it is constructed, sold or let. This EPC is displayed in a similar way...

8 things to know about the new building regulations

In June 2022, the long-awaited update to the building regulations were published, and it’s going to have a big impact on the way new buildings are designed and built. Whether you’re an architect, engineer, or just someone who’s interested in...

New Part L & O Building Regulations Come Into Force

As of 15th of June 2022, the new Part L & O Building Regulations (conservation of fuel and power) came into effect in England. This means that all new buildings will need to meet higher energy efficiency standards, in order to help tackle climate change. If...

Knowing when it is necessary to use SAP, SBEM and EPCs

At the heart of the building regulations process lies a few key calculation tools – Standard Assessment Procedure (SAP), Simplified Building Energy Model (SBEM) and Dynamic Simulation Model (DSM). These are used for estimating carbon dioxide emissions in order to meet...

SBEM Calculations for Extensions

SBEM Calculations for extensions SBEM Calculations are a great way to give you more creativity and freedom when designing larger commercial extensions. We understand that these can be complex projects, so we’ll provide you with the knowledge and support to help ensure...

SBEM Calculations for Conversions

SBEM Calculations for conversions We specialise in providing SBEM calculations to confirm that any changes to a non-domestic building have been made in accordance with Approved Document L2B. We understand the importance of staying compliant and are here to help you...