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The Future for Home Heating – life without fossil fuels

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Thermal imaging report guide

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House building: a century of innovation

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At your services: what to expect during commissioning

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Watts in store? Introduction to energy storage batteries for homes

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The Future for Home Heating – life without fossil fuels

As the industry aims to respond to one of the aims of the Future Homes Standard: that in the future, no new homes should be heated by fossil fuels, including mains natural gas; this publication, prepared for the NHBC Foundation by Cutland Consulting Limited, explores the implications of designing and building low-energy homes without gas boilers. 

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Latest news releases

NHBC Foundation publishes brand new report on the future for home heating

Current Government proposals indicate that from 2025, under the Future…

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Thermal imaging explained, a new NHBC Foundation guide

In a typical existing British home, up to one third…

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New guide offers top tips to prevent moisture in new-build homes

As winter approaches – are you concerned about moisture in…

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Recent Publications

NF87

The Future for Home Heating – life without fossil fuels

This report explores the implications of designing and building low-energy homes without gas boilers

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NF86

Thermal imaging report guide

How to prepare for thermographic surveys and what good surveys and successful reports should include

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Moisture in new homes: a guide for occupants

This guide explains where moisture comes from and how to maintain the right moisture balance.

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Foundation Facts

Foundation Facts showcases recent research and guidance completed by the NHBC Foundation.

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