Registration and tea / coffee.
WATERPROOFING A FLAT ROOF
This presentation will cover: A brief overview of the updates to the revised British Standards BS2669: 2018; 6 steps to the perfect flat roof waterproofing.
by Axter Ltd
AIR LEAKAGE TESTING
An introduction to air leakage testing, certification and common residential / non residential leakage paths.
PASSIVHAUS & ULTRA-LOW ENERGY CONSTRUCTION
With post-Brexit energy cost inflation looming, low energy use buildings will become the norm. A practical cost-effective construction approach for ultra-low energy & Passivhaus is demonstrated with case studies. This is manufactured and erected locally by Flight Timber.
WHY SPECIFY SLATE AND PHYLLITE FOR ROOFING AND CLADDING
This seminar helps to understand why natural slate makes good roofing and cladding material, specify natural slate correctly and highlight the main pitfalls of natural slate specification and the environmental benefits of choosing natural slate.
THE AIR WE BREATHE – IMPORTANCE OF INDOOR AIR QUALITY (IAQ)
A presentation covering the effects of Condensation, Mould and poor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and its dangers to health. A review over the relationship between Relative Humidity Vs Temperature and looking at ways to improve Indoor Air Quality, covering energy efficient ventilation methods that comply with current Building Regulations.
by Vectaire Ltd
CONDENSATION CONTROL – CONDENSATION IN THE ROOFSPACE
This presentation discusses the requirements for breather membranes, air barriers and vapour control layers, looks at the principals of condensation, the effects of condensation, issues of detailing cold pitched roofs ie. insulation, ventilation and underlay. It also looks at condensation controlling measures and the solutions.
Presentation to be advised
by Cr Laurence
Lunch and exhibition
LIGHTWEIGHT STEEL HOUSES 30% FASTER, 30% CHEAPER, 30% BETTER
This presentation will discuss the design, manufacture and installation of lightweight steel houses and why they are significantly better than traditional build and other methods, and why they are the future for mainstream housebuilding.