This case study aims to assess how increasing insulation affects the energy efficiency of traditional properties. It also aims to identify the effects that this insulation may have on masonry when the existing modern internal lining is not vapour open or breathable.
Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
17 July 2019
Historic Environment Scotland
Technical, Advice & Guidance, Case Study, Refurbishment Case Studies
The Engine Shed is accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Authority (SQA) and National Open College Network (NOCN).
The Engine Shed has been supported by a grant from the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Thanks to National Lottery players, we have been able to share knowledge of traditional building materials, develop skills and raise standards in conservation for traditional buildings.