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  • H+H UK: Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    Aircrete blocks used in solid wall construction
    H+H UK
    H+H Celcon Standard Grade blocks were used for a custom-built residential home, built for a family of four. They wanted to buy a new house in the area, having extended their existing bungalow three times, but could find...
  • H+H UK: Ribbon Court Care Scheme: single supply solution
    Ribbon Court Care Scheme: single supply solution
    H+H UK
    Ribbon Court is one of the first schemes in the country specifically designed to meet the new and emerging needs of older people from the area’s diverse communities. The four-storey development comprises 50 one- and...
  • H+H UK: H+H Aircrete blocks for energy efficient self-build home
    H+H Aircrete blocks for energy efficient self-build home
    H+H UK
    H+H Aircrete blocks and the Thin-Joint method of construction were used for a robust, energy efficient self-build project. The site posed a number of logistical challenges, primarily the constrained size and shape of the...
  • H+H UK: Low density Aircrete blocks for foundations and walls
    Low density Aircrete blocks for foundations and walls
    H+H UK
    Pine Lodge is a seven home development located on Liverpool Road close to the centre of Chester. H+H Celcon Foundation Blocks (325mm x 215mm) in Standard Grade and 3.6N strength were used to construct the foundations for the...
  • H+H UK: 44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    44 new Rå Build homes for Ashford Council, Kent
    H+H UK
    Changes to government funding structures for social housing allow Councils to build directly-owned houses for rent. Ashford Council subsequently embarked on a programme of building that is likely to see 20 units pa built to...
  • Tobermore: Westpoint Homes Specify Tobermore Paving & Walling
    Westpoint Homes Specify Tobermore Paving & Walling
    Tobermore
    Westpoint Homes had no doubt about specifying Tobermore products for one of their latest developments, Boclair Gardens in Bearsden, Glasgow, due to the stunning aesthetics of the paving and walling products presented by the...
  • H+H UK: Parkwood Extra Care Scheme, Telford: supported housing
    Parkwood Extra Care Scheme, Telford: supported housing
    H+H UK
    This 53-unit flagship scheme offers accommodation with the necessary facilities to allow those with support and care requirements to live independently. The building is designed to integrate accessible dwellings, care...
  • H+H UK: Thin joint blocks for passive houses, Isle of Wight
    Thin joint blocks for passive houses, Isle of Wight
    H+H UK
    H+H’s Thin-Joint System has been used in the construction of a Passivhaus development of 16 semi-detached houses and 12 sheltered accommodation apartments at Cameron Close, Freshwater, on the Isle of Wight
  • H+H UK: Thin-Joint system, Lifetime Home Standard development
    Thin-Joint system, Lifetime Home Standard development
    H+H UK
    Royal Britannia Crescent in Great Yarmouth is an arc-shaped development consisting of 19 three-bedroom houses. It is built on the site of the former Beach Coach Station car park. Contractor R G Carter wanted to use aircrete...
  • H+H UK: Passivhaus-standard home built with aircrete blocks
    Passivhaus-standard home built with aircrete blocks
    H+H UK
    Architects designing a single bungalow in Norfolk to Passivhaus standards specified H+H’s Celcon Block Standard Grade for the internal leaf and external leaf to the timber boarded elevations on the structure. H+H products...
  • H+H UK: Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    Refurbishment of Batheaston Primary with aircrete blocks
    H+H UK
    Batheaston Primary School has undergone refurbishment works to introduce a new hall, reception, classrooms and a kitchen facility. The renovations are part of a wider aim to create a sustainable school that prides itself on...
  • H+H UK: Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    Thin-joint blocks for Code level 6 homes, Basingstoke
    H+H UK
    Miller Homes decided to take real customers, as well as its supply chain, on a journey towards Code level 6 on the 3.65 acre site. The company has built five identical Miller Zero houses to different levels of the Code for...
  • H+H UK: Thin-joint aircrete blocks, children's centre in Hackney
    Thin-joint aircrete blocks, children's centre in Hackney
    H+H UK
    The new Children and Young Person's Centre for Development and Disability (Hackney Ark) is a centre of excellence providing children with disabilities with a range of health, education and social services all on one site.
  • H+H UK: New apartments, Brighton: a fabric-first approach
    New apartments, Brighton: a fabric-first approach
    H+H UK
    The developer adopted a fabric-first approach when it came to constructing this four-unit apartment block on a restricted site in order to meet the local planning requirements, which required a 25% reduction in CO2 emissions...
  • H+H UK: Sawston College, Cambridge: Science Wing construction
    Sawston College, Cambridge: Science Wing construction
    H+H UK
    Sawston Village College used H+H UK’s Plus Blocks and the thin-joint system for its new science block extension. The extension provides eight new classrooms to develop the college’s specialism in teaching sciences to 11–16...