SERVICES

The technical office specializes in architectural design and CasaClima -KlimaHaus consultancy, Passive houses, NZEB buildings (almost zero energy buildings), eco-sustainable buildings with high energy efficiency: new buildings and renovation of the existing one.

Experts in green building, masonry, wooden buildings, straw houses, use of clay and other natural materials.

Experts in problems of mold and condensation, humidity, thermal bridges, water and air infiltration, thermal insulation defects and air tightness, research into causes and solutions.

We are operative in the regions of Central Italy: above all Umbria and Tuscany, Marche, Lazio and Abruzzo.

SERVICES OFFERED

ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN

ECO-SUSTAINABLE ARCHITECTURE, BIO-CONSTRUCTION DESIGN AND CONSULTING, ECOLOGICAL HOUSES. BUILDINGS IN MASONRY, WOOD BUILDINGS, HOUSES IN STRAW, LIME, CLAY AND OTHER NATURAL MATERIALS.

BUILDING-PLANT INTEGRATED DESIGN, HOME AUTOMATION.

WORK MANAGEMENT, ASSISTANCE DURING EXECUTIVE PHASES.

RESTRUCTURING, RESTORATION, ENERGY REQUALIFICATION OF EXISTING BUILDINGS, RURAL HOUSES AND HOUSES.
USE OF TECHNIQUES, TRADITIONAL MATERIALS LOOKING FOR NEW SOLUTIONS THAT MAKE LIVING MORE COMFORTABLE.

STUDY AND BIDIMENSIONAL OR THREE-DIMENSIONAL CALCULATION OF THERMAL BRIDGES. DYNAMIC ANALYSIS: THERMAL DISPLACEMENT, DYNAMIC CALCULATION OF SURFACE AND INTERSTIZIAL CONDENSES, CALCULATION OF THE POSSIBLE MOLD FORMATION WITH 2D AND 3D ANALYSIS.

DESIGN AND CONSULTANCY HIGH ENERGY EFFICIENCY HOUSES: ‘CLASS A’ CASACLIMA / KLIMAHAUS, ’GOLD CLASS’, PASSIVE / ACTIVE HOUSES, NZEB BUILDINGS: NEARLY ZERO ENERGY BUILDINGS.

BIOCLIMATIC CONSULTING, PLANNING AND CALCULATION OF SOLAR. CHOICE OF MATERIALS, DESIGN OF CONSTRUCTIVE DETAILS AND STRATIGRAPHS.

ENERGY CERTIFICATION OF BUILDINGS.

CONSULTANCY AND PREVENTIVE ASSISTANCE FOR BUYERS OF BUILDINGS. TECHNICAL AND URBAN PREVENTIVE CONTROLS. ASSESSMENTS SUPPORTED BY SPECIFIC MEASURING INSTRUMENTS (ES. BLOWER DOOR TEST, THERMOGRAPHY, ETC.) ON THE ACTUAL QUALITY OF THE PROPERTY.

REGIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY CERTIFICATION – “ARPA UMBRIA” (REGIONAL INCENTIVES AND FACILITIES, CUBA INCREASES, FOR BUILDINGS WHICH RETURN TO CLASSES A AND B).

TEST OF QUALITY: “BLOWER DOOR TEST” – TEST OF AIR HOLDING, TO SEARCH FOR:

– any constructive defects (bad execution)
– verification of executive quality
– presence of air infiltration and unwanted drafts
– diagnosis and solutions
– Appraisals

QUALITY TEST: INFRARED THERMOGRAPHY – NON-DESTRUCTIVE INSPECTIONS – TECHNICAL EXPERTISE – CERTIFIED THERMOGRAPHY TECHNICIAN 1st AND 2nd LEVEL ACCORDING TO UNI EN 473, TO SEARCH FOR:

– faults and defects in thermal insulation (hidden thermal bridges)
– moisture problems: rising or infiltration
– causes condensation and mold problems inside the houses
– problems with hydraulic and thermal systems (search for water leaks from pipes, parts of radiant systems, malfunctioning), electrical, photovoltaic (identification of any defective cells)
– dispersion analysis, building energy efficiency
– identification of wall texture under plaster, plaster detachments
– diagnosis and solutions
– Appraisals