#311 HIBERNIA 113 with 35 degrees ROOF-PITCH

Another extremely energy- and cost- efficient Hibernia 113 built. This time in Claregalway.  House #311 from start in 1991. Spacious 5 bedroom family home with 2 bathrooms, family room, utility room, larder, as well as large open plan living-kitchen-dining area.

Passive roof truss with room for 400-600 mm of blown in cellulose insulation

#311 Hibernia 113 after 3 days of construction

Hibernia 113 passive house 5 hours after starting erection.

#311 H113 trailer loaded

#310 HIBERNIA 113 WITH UPSTAIRS IN WICKLOW

Our most energy and price efficient shape is the almost square Hibernia 113 with upstairs conversion. Almost magic – it looks so small and still contains 5 spacious bedrooms, larder, utility and all the rest in an open generous layout.

H113 compact five bedroom home in Wicklow on first day of building

Inside a Scandinavian Homes passive house at 3rd day of construction. Insulated foundation and shell plus some materials.

Radon barrier sealed to 110mm sewerpipe by Scandinavian Homes foundation experts in our super-insulated concrete foundation.

Trailer at Scandinavian Homes factory with the complete H113 house including most materials.

#310 H113/35 passive home in Wicklow

NORDICA 115 WITH SPACIOUS OPEN PLAN AT BALLINA, CO. MAYO

#309 N115 in Ballina, Co.Mayo.

Only 145mm of Rockwool insulation comes from factory. This saves on transport. Another 70 to 190 mm of insulation is added on site to the inside of the walls. We call this passive and super passive upgrade. (Referring to the 145mm wall used by Scandinavian Homes since 1990 in Ireland)

Nordica 115 with 40° roof and upstairs conversion.

The doors are locked in the evening of the first day of construction. 3 days later the house -shell is built with felted roof ready.

Nordica 115 passive house in Ballina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NEW HOUSE IN ATHBOY – NORDICA 125 WITH UPSTAIRS AND SQUARE DORMER

Articulated trailer filled up with batts of Rockwool

Massive amounts of Rockwool insulation for passive upgrade of walls for house in Athboy

insulation at Scandinavian Homes house factory.

Concrete raft foundation with 280mm of polystyrene insulation under the concrete.

280 mm of polystyrene insulation in passive foundation.

 

 

 

House # 308: passive Nordica 125 with extra high walls, 35 degree roof and a square dormer built near Athboy

Nordica 125 passive foundation, walls, roof, windows and doors.