Self-build new home

SPACIOUS YET THERMALLY EFFICIENT HOME Client: Bill Reid Architect: Denholm Partnership Architects Location: Kinclaven Project: Five-bedroom new build The Project The client wanted to create a spacious and thermally efficient new-build home that would require little to no heating. As he intended to self-build the two-storey, five-bedroom house (350-metre square footprint), ease of build was an …

New-build housing development

NEW BUILD APARTMENT BUILDING Client: Four Twelve Homes Architect: SDA Design Group Location: Winchester Project: New-build housing development The Project This project was a high-specification housing development in Winchester consisting of five detached houses and four two-bedroom apartments. The entire apartment building and one of the five houses were built with Durisol ICF. The Challenge …

George Clark's Remarkable Renovations

Coach house conversion

MULTIGENERATIONAL FAMILY HOME Client: Adrian & Laura Neaves Architect: Swan Architects Location: Tamworth Project: Coach house conversion and new-build annexe The Project This self-build project was the transformation of a derelict 19th-century coach house into a multigenerational home. Adrian and Laura, along with Adrian’s parents, Andrew and Elinor, jointly purchased the dilapidated coach house. They planned …

Double height auditorium built with Durisol, ICF

School auditorium

Double height extension Design and Build Contractor: Kent Structures Limited Structural Engineer: Gyoury Self Partnership Location: Faversham Project: Double height auditorium The Project This project was a double height extension to the school’s Sixth Form Centre to create a theatre with seating for up to 250 people. The theatre was designed to provide a performance space …

Commercial office space

New commercial building Contractor: ELM Contracts (Contracting) Ltd Architect: Paul Robinson Partnership PRP Location: Great Yarmouth Project: Commercial office space The Project This project was to create an energy-efficient commercial office space for use as a call centre. It was the second time of building with Durisol ICF for the contractor, Elm Contracts (Contracting) Ltd. Durisol …

ICF town house development

Townhouse development

A new build housing development Client: Red Bay TQ Location: Torquay Project: Development of five townhouses The Project This project was a new build of five townhouses on a hillside plot in Torquay by a local property developer. The Challenge With limited access to the site and space at a premium, the developer needed a …

Durisol built Passive haus office building complete

Passivhaus office

New Passivhaus office building Client: Raynsway Properties Location: Leicester Project: 560m2 office block The Project Interserve required a new two-storey office building to replace their old office building and accommodate their expanding East Midlands team. The Challenge Interserve required a building that would actively promote sustainability and was a low energy space. The new Passivhaus …

Exterior photo of seaside home built using insulated concrete form units from Durisol UK

Residential seafront development

A small scale residential housing development Client: Elements Contracting Location: Shoreham-by-Sea Project: Small scale housing development The Project This was a cluster of four new build seafront homes, each individually designed yet sharing a similar modern style. The houses were constructed with Durisol block and finished with a timber cladding. The Challenge The homes were …

Industrial shed

An industrial build to create a retail unit Client: FA Construction Location: Elgin, Moray, Scotland Project: Industrial building The Project This build project was an industrial building which was intended for use as a builder’s merchant. The main frame of the building was made from steel uprights with Durisol ICF as the infill material. The …