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How your low carbon home works

A quick start guide for optimising the carbon performance of your home, as specified in section 7 (Sustainability) of the Building Standards technical handbook.

This guide covers the low carbon performance of homes, as set out in the following Building Standards technical handbooks:

  • domestic handbook

The guide covers the heating, ventilation, hot water, energy saving features and regular maintenance.

section 7 quick start guide.pdf

9 page PDF
1.2MB

Contact

E-mail: buildingstandards@gov.scot

Telephone: 0131 244 6511

Post:
Scottish Government Building Standards Division
Almondvale Business Park
Denholm House
Livingston
West Lothian
EH54 6GA

Published:
27 Nov 2012
How your low carbon home works