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EPC & SAP Calculations

With a few exceptions, all domestic and commercial buildings available on the market to buy or rent are legally required to have an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC). In order to produce an EPC, it is necessary to carry out SAP calculations. The SAP stands for ‘Standard Assessment Procedure’. It is a detailed methodology used to measure and compare the energy...

Considerate Construction Scheme

Considerate Construction Scheme City Builders is registered with Considerate Construction Scheme, a not-for-profit organisation set up to raise standards in the construction industry. Registration with the Scheme is voluntary, but, as a considerate contractor, we have committed ourselves to apply best practice beyond statutory requirements to every aspect of our organization and follow the Code of Considerate Practice. The 5...

Green Homes Grant Scheme – go greener and save money

Being environmental – friendly is also cost-effective. Now the Government’s new initiative to encourage eco-friendly home features will help you upgrade your home. If you are either a homeowner or a landlord, you may be eligible for a voucher to fund the energy efficient or low carbon heating home improvements. It is a great chance to introduce energy-efficient and eco-friendly...