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April 2019

A Green New Deal for Homes + Carbon Co-op AGM

26/04/2019, 6:00 pm9:00 pm
Friends Meeting House Manchester, 6 Mount Street, Manchester, M2 5NS
Manchester, M2 5NS GB
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With an increasing acknowledgement of the climate emergency, a Green New Deal for the UK has been proposed, but what does a Green New Deal in the UK mean for existing homes? Can it kickstart the large scale retrofit of private and social housing stock, how can we ensure all sections of society benefit from ... Read more

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Hemp and Lime insulation workshop

27/04/2019, 9:30 am4:30 pm
Hulme Community Garden Centre, 28 Old Birley Street, Manchester, M15 5RG
Manchester, M15 5RG GB
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Join us for this one-day, hands-on training on how to use hemp and lime for insulation.  Older buildings with brick or stone walls can benefit from the use of natural breathable materials for insulation. This workshop will demonstrate the use of hemp and lime, materials with fantastic eco-credentials, and show how they are used in renovation or new ... Read more

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May 2019

Bolton: Beginner’s Guide To Retrofit – May 2019

08/05/2019, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
A Small Good Thing, 29 Church Road, Bolton, BL1 6HE
Bolton, BL1 6HE GB
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Learn about energy efficiency and making home improvements What: What do we mean when we talk about energy efficiency and retrofit? In this short, beginners guide we explore basic ideas and concepts, helping you get to grips with how you might reduce energy bills, improve your property and make your home a little bit greener. ... Read more

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CPD: Ventilation Systems – Design, Installation and Demand Control

13/05/2019, 4:00 pm5:30 pm
Bridge5Mill, 22A Beswick Street, Manchester, M4 7HR
Manchester, M4 7HR GB
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CPD on Ventilation Systems – Design, Installation and Demand Control With Peter King, Aereco Are you considering installing ventilation systems in your project or are clients and householders concerned with indoor air quality issues such as damp and mould?  Whether you are undertaking energy efficiency works for a private householder, or looking to improve air ... Read more

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Navigating the Construction Industry – a Guide for Householders (Routes to Retrofit) – May 2019

13/05/2019, 5:30 pm20/05/2019, 8:30 pm
URBED, 10 Little Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1HR
Manchester, M1 1HR GB
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Building a new home, extending or retrofitting an existing one? Taught by industry professionals, this course helps you navigate the construction industry, make the most of your budget and gaining the skills to select and manage quality contractors. A two-part evening seminar (formerly known as 'Routes to Retrofit'), this will help you turn your home ... Read more

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June 2019

Beginner’s Guide To Retrofit – June 2019

12/06/2019, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
URBED (Urbanism Environment and Design) Ltd, 10 Little Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1HR
Manchester, M1 1HR GB
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Learn about energy efficiency and making home improvements What: What do we mean when we talk about energy efficiency and retrofit? In this short, beginners guide we explore basic ideas and concepts, helping you get to grips with how you might reduce energy bills, improve your property and make your home a little bit greener. ... Read more

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July 2019

Beginner’s Guide To Retrofit – July 2019

10/07/2019, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
URBED (Urbanism Environment and Design) Ltd, 10 Little Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1HR
Manchester, M1 1HR GB
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Learn about energy efficiency and making home improvements What: What do we mean when we talk about energy efficiency and retrofit? In this short, beginners guide we explore basic ideas and concepts, helping you get to grips with how you might reduce energy bills, improve your property and make your home a little bit greener. ... Read more

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August 2019

Beginner’s Guide To Retrofit – August 2019

14/08/2019, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
URBED (Urbanism Environment and Design) Ltd, 10 Little Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1HR
Manchester, M1 1HR GB
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Learn about energy efficiency and making home improvements What: What do we mean when we talk about energy efficiency and retrofit? In this short, beginners guide we explore basic ideas and concepts, helping you get to grips with how you might reduce energy bills, improve your property and make your home a little bit greener. ... Read more

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September 2019

Beginner’s Guide To Retrofit – September 2019

11/09/2019, 6:00 pm7:30 pm
URBED (Urbanism Environment and Design) Ltd, 10 Little Lever Street, Manchester, M1 1HR
Manchester, M1 1HR GB
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Learn about energy efficiency and making home improvements What: What do we mean when we talk about energy efficiency and retrofit? In this short, beginners guide we explore basic ideas and concepts, helping you get to grips with how you might reduce energy bills, improve your property and make your home a little bit greener. ... Read more

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Info Night: Construction Contracts – sign on the dotted line?

18/09/2019, 6:00 pm8:00 pm
LEAF on Portland Street, 113–115 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6DW
Manchester, M1 6DW GB
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Engaging a contractor in building works, ordering materials for your retrofit project or making a verbal agreement with a builder? Then you are entering into a contract! But do you know your rights, and if there is something in writing do you read every word before signing on the dotted line?  "You can agree to almost anything ... Read more

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