National Energy Efficiency & Healthy Homes Awards 2017

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We are delighted to announce this morning that we are a finalist in the National Energy Efficiency & Healthy Homes Awards 2017 – in 2 categories –National Project Management Company of the Year and National Small Scale Project of the Year (<250K). Its been a cracking year so far with our finalist and highly commended results in the LABC Regional finals …

When clients take on some of the building work!

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Bright Green Homes are always willing to consider jobs where the clients want to get involved and do some of the work themselves. Rachel & Robin Goldberg appointed us to repair their roof and convert the loft into a new master bedroom with ensuite. In this guest blog post they share their experience of living onsite and working alongside the …

LABC2017 – Finalist & Highly Commended

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So – if you haven’t seen already on social media – we were finalists in 2 categories at the South East Regions Local Authority Building Control (LABC) Building Excellence awards. We were were a finalist in the “Best Alteration to an Existing Building” which was won by a team based in Sevenoaks – but we were also Highly Commended for …

PEA Awards Winner

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So – I have been super busy recently and haven’t had a chance to update our blog for a while – so heres a quick update of the fantastic news that we were awarded the PEA Awards 2016 – Homes category winner!! its a real honour to be awarded this amongst so many other great companies – so thank you …

Retrofit 4 Change

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Here’s a video of Alex giving a talk at the BRE headquarters about Domestic Retrofit at the Retrofit4Change this July… For more information visit – http://www.retrofit4change.com/ there are also lots of other interesting talks on their You Tube Channel This one-day conference, was aimed at building owners, housing associations, large private estates, architects, developers and contractors within the residential sector. …

Shortlisted in Guardian Sustainable Business Awards

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Well – this is really exciting – but we’ve been shortlisted in the Built Environment section of The Guardian Sustainable Business Awards: Built Environment – An award for innovative redevelopments or new-build projects that are at the leading-edge of approaches to reducing the built environment’s negative environmental impacts and raising its positive social impacts. http://www.theguardian.com/sustainable-business/2016/mar/14/announcing-the-2016-guardian-sustainable-business-awards-shortlist We’re up against some pretty …

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New Website Goes Live

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So – we are very happy to have finally updated our website (the old website was great but just didn’t work too well on an iPad or phone. Now that so many people are using these devices we thought it would be a good idea to get “with the program”. In an age of information overload we try and keep …

Blog from the wingtip part 5 : Le LEAF and the Peripheriques

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  In September 2015 I set off for the first LEAF trip to my cosy gite in the Vendée, France – had a plumber booked to civilise its bathroom and, well, I just get itchy feet every couple of months. My Leaf doesn’t have Tesla’s battery power. My NEXT Leaf might though (can’t imagine owning an ICE again) as the …