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BRE articles on Designing Buildings Wiki

Articles added to Designing Buildings Wiki by --BRE Group include:


  1. A case study of adopting BIT-Kit: A method uncovering the impact buildings have on people. March 2014
  2. A measure of net well-being that incorporates the effect of housing environmental impacts. March 2014
  3. Adapting 1965-1980 semi-detached dwellings in the UK to reduce summer overheating and the effect of the 2010 Building Regulations. March 2014
  4. Airtightness of energy efficient buildings. March 2014
  5. Air conditioning in non-domestic buildings. July 2016
  6. Alkali-activated binders for precast and ready-mixed concrete products: A route map to standardisation, certification and guidance. June 2016.
  7. Anatomy of low carbon retrofits: evidence from owner-occupied superhomes. March 2014
  8. Applications, performance characteristics and environmental benefits of alkali-activated binder concretes. June 2013.
  9. Automatic fire detection and alarm systems, an introductory guide to components and systems BR 510.
  10. BES 6001 Responsible sourcing of construction products. September 2015
  11. BIM – it's about the Planet. May 2015
  12. Biodiversity in the urban environment. November 2014
  13. Bluetooth. December 2014
  14. Boardroom to building site skills gap survey. March 2016
  15. Bottom-up approach to address the challenges of low-carbon eco-cites. January 2015.
  16. BREEAM.
  17. BRE articles on Designing Buildings Wiki.
  18. BRE Digest 365 Soakaway design. April 2016
  19. BRE Expert Collection 6 Daylight and shading. November 2015
  20. BRE National Solar Centre. October 2015
  21. BRE photovoltaic certification scheme. July 2016
  22. BRE SMARTWaste online reporting platform. October 2015
  23. BRE Trust Review 2014. July 2015
  24. BRE Üserhuus. September 2015
  25. BRE wellbeing research paper competition. August 2015
  26. BREEAM associate online training. March 2016
  27. BREEAM extends coverage of VOC schemes to a number of European-based schemes. October 2015
  28. Building on fill. October 2015.
  29. Building Research Establishment BRE. January 2014
  30. Code of Practice for Grid Connected Solar Photovoltaic Systems. October 2015
  31. Colour appearance. September 2016.
  32. Constructing Excellence merges with BRE. August 2016
  33. Conventions for U-value calculations (2006 edition) BR 443. July 2016
  34. Cracking in buildings. April 2016
  35. Creating strong communities – measuring social sustainability in new housing development. March 2014
  36. Daylight benefits in healthcare buildings. March 2014
  37. Design of durable concrete structures. November 2016.
  38. Domestic micro-generation. January 2015
  39. Electricity supply. December 2014
  40. Embedded security: Procuring an effective facility protective security system. December 2015.
  41. Energy management and building controls. April 2016
  42. External fire spread, Supplementary guidance to BR 187 incorporating probabilistic and time-based approaches. May 2016.
  43. Flood resilient house. September 2016.
  44. Glossary of electrical terms. December 2014
  45. Health and wellbeing impacts of natural and artificial lighting. August 2015
  46. Homes and ageing in England. November 2015
  47. Home quality mark. March 2015
  48. Illuminance. September 2016.
  49. Integrated modelling, simulation and visualisation (MSV) for sustainable built healing environments (BHEs). March 2014
  50. Lighting and health infographic. August 2015
  51. LINA - Life Cycle Assessment tool. July 2016.
  52. Luminaire efficacy. September 2016.
  53. Measuring fuel poverty. June 2016
  54. Micro-grids December 2014
  55. National Refurbishment Centre. August 2016.
  56. Personal protection watermist systems in the homes of vulnerable people. November 2015.
  57. Power factor. September 2016.
  58. Power over ethernet. December 2014
  59. Power over USB. January 2015
  60. PV inverter. December 2014
  61. RetrofitLab App. October 2015
  62. Security glazing. October 2016
  63. Site layout planning for daylight and sunlight. September 2011
  64. SiteSmart. October 2016.
  65. Smart meter. December 2014
  66. The causes of false fire alarms in buildings. 2014
  67. The cost of poor housing to the NHS. March 2015
  68. The daylight factor. March 2014
  69. The design of extra care housing for older people and its impact on wellbeing: The East Sussex perspective. March 201
  70. The essential guide to retail lighting. September 2013.
  71. The full cost of poor housing. May 2016
  72. The Future of Electricity in Domestic Buildings. December 2014
  73. The impact of the design of the Psychiatric inpatient facility on perceptions of Carer wellbeing. March 2014
  74. The real cost of poor housing. March 2014
  75. The rewards of complying with BIM Level 2. February 2016
  76. The role of codes, standards and approvals in delivering fire safety. September 2016
  77. Transitioning to eco-cities: Reducing carbon emissions while improving urban welfare. March 2014
  78. Transport design and health. Oct 2016
  79. U-value conventions in practice: Worked examples using BR 443. January 2012
  80. Ubiquitous sensors to assess energy consumption and wellbeing in domestic environments. March 2014
  81. Visual alarm devices - their effectiveness in warning of fire. April 2015
  82. Well-being and regeneration: Reflections from Carpenters Estate. March 2014
  83. WELL and BREEAM align. Nov 2016
  84. WiFi. December 2014
  85. WiMax. January 2015.
  86. Zero Bills Home. March 2016.
  87. ZigBee. January 2015

Associated files:

  1. File:David Strong (1of2)The Daylight Factor TSB-BRE paper v 3.pdf. March 2014
  2. File:David Strong (2of2)Daylight Benefits in Healthcare buildings TSB-BRE v 1.pdf. March 2014
  3. File:Emeka Osaji Integrated MSV for Sustainable BHEs Osaji JSTAN 2013.pdf. March 2014
  4. File:Lesley McIntyre BITKit Building 4 Change.pdf. March 2014
  5. File:Marney Walker Design of Extra Care impact on wellbeing ESCC 140214.pdf. March 2014
  6. File:Michal Kraus Airtightness of Energy Efficient Buildings.pdf. March 2014
  7. File:Simon Nicol APNHR Quantifying the Cost of Poor Housing in England May 2013 2 col vears 29 5 13.pdf. March 2014
  8. File:Stephanie Butcher Well-Being and Regeneration.pdf. March 2014
  9. File:Stephanie Gauthier Ubiquitous senors to assess peoples energy consumption and wellbeing in domestic environments.pdf. March 2014
  10. File:The Future of Electricity in Domestic Buildings.pdf. December 2014
  11. File:Tim Dixon BRE UBM Competition TD SW.pdf. March 2014

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