Tin House, Culgaith

//Tin House, Culgaith
Tin House, Culgaith2021-06-09T16:01:02+00:00

Project Description

Following an unexpectedly difficult start to the year due to a world wide pandemic, it was a nice return to form for Eden Insulation as we completed this 1 & 1/2 storey home in the village of Culgaith in Cumbria.

Features

  • The completed house will be clad in black corrugated tin to mimic the surrounding farm buildings, which were built to breed shire horses.

Tech spec

  • Low-energy building

  • Walls constructed using 300mm Masonite ibeam, internally clad with Propassiv air and vapour tight board. Externally clad using 22mm Gutex Multiplex Top insulating wood fibre board. Walls are filled with 300mm Isofloc cellulose insulation.

  • Roof constructed using 300mm timber ibeams, internally clad with Propassiv air and vapour tight board and externally clad using 22mm Gutex Multiplex Top insulating wood fibre board. The roof is filled with 300mm Isofloc cellulose insulation.