Do You Have Plans For A New Project?
At Hero Renewables we can help design your new-build home to become energy efficient from the ground up. We know that buying your dream home is one of the biggest investments that you could make, however our self-build team will take great pride when finding your renewable match to suit your forever home.
Our team are able to support you in the design work, which enables us to create more sustainable homes and provide you with an improved overall wellbeing and quality of life in the long term.
Is Renewable Energy Right For My Home?
With the ban of gas boilers taking affect in all new homes from 2050, it has never been a better time to future proof your home.
Current building plans offer an important opportunity to build the highest standards of sustainability into the homes of the future. The practice allows us to build future housing stock that meets our needs and protects the environment.
Heating For New Build Properties
A major consideration for any house is how to heat it. There is a number of options from traditional fossil fuel oil and gas boilers to the more eco-friendly and efficient renewable energy systems.
Renewable heating options include ground source, air source and water source heat pumps, biomass boilers (log, chip, pellet), solar thermal, solar assisted heat pumps and mechanical ventilation and heat recovery.
The latest building regulations are helping to push low energy technologies forward. Many planning applications are now often specifying that renewable energy of some form is installed as part of the conditions. Insulation requirements are also making a huge difference to the amount of heat a property requires. Lots of insulation equals low heat loss which leads to a smaller heat demand and boiler.
You’ve found your perfect plot, now comes the interesting part. Your dream home is the most ergonomic and aesthetically pleasing home possible, but have you discovered the best kept secret? At Hero we believe that there is no point in having a fantastically ergonomic and aesthetically pleasing self-build and then not even being able to relax…