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September 2017

RIAI Practice Membership 2017 renewed

By | September 18th, 2017|news|

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Passive House in CrossHaven planning decision granted

By | September 15th, 2017|news|

Passive House in CrossHaven planning decision granted We are delighted to announce another decision to Grant Permission from Cork County Council for our passivhaus design in Crosshaven. The building on a corner urban site is [...]

June 2017

Passive House in Cork granted planning permission

By | June 6th, 2017|news|

Passive House in Cork granted planning permission Our Ballygarvan Passivhaus project has had a positive planning decision. This passive house design, is an extremely compact form which makes passive house compliance much easier and reduces construction cost. [...]

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March 2017

RIAI Practice Membership 2017 renewed

By | March 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|

RIAI Practice Membership 2017 renewed We are delighted to confirm renewal of our professional registration as a practice on the RIAI register. We look forward to another year with very exciting projects in progress, with [...]

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December 2016

Enerphit Site Visit 3 January 6th 2017

By | December 12th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Registration is now open for the third and most critical visit to Glasheen Road EnerPhit project. WIndows are installed and airtightness will have been ongoing for three weeks, with a test result on the horizon. [...]

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November 2016

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By | November 3rd, 2016|blogs for architects|

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August 2016

PHAI (Passive House Association of Ireland) Southern Chapter site visits

By | August 26th, 2016|blogs for architects, news|

PHAI (Passive House Association of Ireland) Southern Chapter final site to Glasheen Road Enerphit. As part of the Passive House Association of Ireland (PHAI.ie) Southern Chapter programme of CPD in passivhaus building knowledge, members have kindly [...]

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May 2016

RIAI Business Series 2016

By | May 31st, 2016|Uncategorized|

Valuing your service and charging for it – Tuesday 7 June Paul McNally of the PassivHaus Architecture Company will be presenting to members of the RIAI on the system we have developed for guiding clients through [...]

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March 2016

New York goes Passive!

By | March 16th, 2016|news|

naphnconference.com We are delighted to announce our presentation of our work to our North American colleagues at conference in New York this June. The Third Annual North American Passive House Network Conference & Expo will [...]

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December 2015

New Passive House Office Building Project

By | December 9th, 2015|Uncategorized|

New Passive House Office Building Project For further information see The PassivHaus Architecture Company project page here! Call us on 021 2429455 if you would like something similar.

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November 2015

Future Housing Policy opinion piece

By | November 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|

These are my thoughts on housing policy as I see it currently; We are in the middle of a housing crisis, with homelessness at shameful levels, rent and purchase prices at levels that exacerbate the [...]

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What does a high standard of architectural service look like?

By | November 6th, 2015|Uncategorized|

What does a high standard of architectural service look like? This post is in response to a diligent client who is asking great questions about their potential consultant for architectural services. Instead of just sending [...]

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May 2015

Passivhaus Pharmacy shortlisted for RIAI Architecture Awards 2015

By | May 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Please vote for us in the Public Choice Awards Another great honour, this time from the Royal Institute of the Architects of Ireland. The Pharmacy has been shortlisted in  Ireland’s most prestigious awards for architecture. [...]

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April 2015

Planning Permission Granted for Anne Street!

By | April 8th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Planning Permission Granted for Anne Street!   We are delighted to announce permission has been granted (April 2015) for this refurbishment and extension to a protected structure in Anne Street Clonmel. Read more about [...]

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February 2015

Before and After images.. Domestic Refurbishment

By | February 25th, 2015|Uncategorized|

Before and After images.. Domestic Refurbishment A little demonstration of what a decent transformation of an old building can achieve! See this weekend's Examiner newspaper Property section article by Tommy Barker and Denis Scannell, Saturday [...]

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January 2015

ONCE OFF FEE OFFER! for February and March

By | January 27th, 2015|Uncategorized|

To All Prospective Clients! Due to unforeseen circumstances*, this practice finds itself with excess short term capacity. We are offering 15% off services for the months of February and March 2015! This is on top [...]

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December 2014

Services designer required for EnerPHit project

By | December 12th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Services designer required for EnerPHit project I am looking for expressions of interest from consultants who would like to act as Services Designer for our EnerPHit extension and refurbishment project in Glasheen, Cork. The project [...]

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October 2014

10 Years in Practice

By | October 9th, 2014|Uncategorized|

On the 1st of November I am celebrating 10 years in practice as a self-employed architect. Those years have been good to me, and I hope I have been good to my clients and the [...]

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September 2014

Thermal Bridge assessment for Part L compliance

By | September 4th, 2014|Uncategorized|

Thermal Bridge assessment for Part L compliance thermal bridge analysis of party wall foundation It seems a shame that due to restriction of competence to calculate thermal bridges for Part L compliance to [...]

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July 2014

Why an architect should never work for free..

By | July 28th, 2014|blogs for architects|

This blog is aimed at other practicioners rather than potential clients. But clients may find it interesting also. I have spent a lot of time in the last year or so researching and educating myself [...]

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