Timber Thermal Regulations

Timber Thermal Regulations
Timber Thermal Regulations

Timber Thermal Regulations

Date Published

1 November 2023

Document Type

Category

Author

Edinburgh Napier University
Summary

New homes and buildings across the UK must produce significantly less CO2 under new Approved Documents to help the country move towards net zero. These include 2021 changes to Approved Document L – Conservation of Fuel and Power in New Dwellings in England.

Understanding these new regulations as they pertain to timber frame construction provides a set of principles to guide effective design and build specifications.