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Dormer Bungalow Reinvented as Super-Insulated Ecohome; The Beauty of This External Insulation is More Than Skin Deep!

Like many rural homes, this comfortable dormer bungalow in the beautiful Meath countryside had two major shortcomings: very poor insulation and airtightness, and a tired external appearance. Having already renovated the interior to a high standard, our clients’ brief was to create an external shell of insulation to form a super- insulated and airtight home. This substantial body of work would affect every part of the house, giving our clients a new opportunity for design.   “Inside- Out” or “Outside- In” As architects, we usually design from the “inside out”, meaning our buildings are generated from detailed layouts which serve the clients’ brief. Such design concepts make the clients’ physical...