Building science insights

Bringing together articles, insights and practical tips for specifiers from Bradford's team of technical services, building scientists and engineers. 

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12 Feb 2016
Much has been said in recent years about the benefits of thermal mass in building. Shed some light on whether too much can help or hinder building performance. ...Read
12 Feb 2016
Building codes provide safeguards against poor performance and shoddy work, but are not designed to reward designers for better performing buildings. ...Read
12 Feb 2016
A basic understanding of thermal mass and how heat, air and moisture operate in our climate will mean less temperature shock in our homes. ...Read
20 Nov 2015
New study by CSR’s Building Science team demonstrates wall wrap can significantly improve the energy efficiency of home by reducing air infiltration. ...Read
13 Oct 2015
Know your BCA series: how to provide a fire barrier that can move and flex while maintaining a seal against smoke and heat ...Read
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