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  • S.R. 54:2014

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    CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE ENERGY EFFICIENT RETROFIT OF DWELLINGS

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    Superseded date:  22-07-2019

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    Published date:  01-01-2014

    Publisher:  National Standards Authority of Ireland

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    FOREWORD
    INTRODUCTION
    1 SCOPE
    2 NORMATIVE REFERENCES
    3 TERMS AND DEFINITIONS
    4 BUILDING SCIENCE
    5 PLANNING A RETROFIT
    6 ROOFS
    7 WALLS
    8 OPENINGS
    9 FLOORS
    10 VENTILATION
    11 HEATING AND HOT WATER SYSTEMS
    12 RESIDENTIAL LIGHTING
    ANNEX A (INFORMATIVE) - U-VALUE TABLES (ROOF)
    ANNEX B (INFORMATIVE) - U-VALUE TABLES (WALLS)
    ANNEX C (INFORMATIVE) - U-VALUE - FLOORS
    ANNEX D (INFORMATIVE) - DRIVING RAIN INDEX
    ANNEX E (INFORMATIVE) - BOILER INTERLOCK
    ANNEX F (INFORMATIVE) - PROJECT MANAGEMENT
    ANNEX G (INFORMATIVE) - THERMAL BRIDGING
    ANNEX H (INFORMATIVE) - THERMAL BRIDGING DETAILS
    BIBLIOGRAPHY

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    Defines the energy retrofit of the building fabric and services of detached, semi-detached and terraced dwellings of not more than three stories.

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    Document Type Standard
    Publisher National Standards Authority of Ireland
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

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    I.S. EN 1991-1-1:2002 EUROCODE 1: ACTIONS ON STRUCTURES - PART 1-1: GENERAL ACTIONS - DENSITIES, SELF-WEIGHT, IMPOSED LOADS FOR BUILDINGS (INCLUDING IRISH NATIONAL ANNEX:2013)
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    BS 5864(2010) : 2010 INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF GAS-FIRED DUCTED AIR HEATERS OF RATED HEAT INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - SPECIFICATION
    I.S. 161:1975 COPPER DIRECT CYLINDERS FOR DOMESTIC PURPOSES
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    I.S. EN 12831:2003 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - METHOD FOR CALCULATION OF THE DESIGN HEAT LOAD
    I.S. EN 60432-2:2004 INCANDESCENT LAMPS - SAFETY SPECIFICATIONS - PART 2: TUNGSTEN HALOGEN LAMPS FOR DOMESTIC AND SIMILAR GENERAL LIGHTING PURPOSES (IEC 60432-2:1999 (MOD))
    I.S. EN ISO 10211-2:2001 THERMAL BRIDGES IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION - CALCULATION OF HEAT FLOWS AND SURFACE TEMPERATURES - PART 2: LINEAR THERMAL BRIDGES
    I.S. EN 1443:2003 CHIMNEYS - GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
    I.S. EN 62031:2008 LED MODULES FOR GENERAL LIGHTING - SAFETY SPECIFICATIONS (IEC 62031:2008 (EQV))
    I.S. EN 13829:2000 THERMAL PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS - DETERMINATION OF AIR PERMEABILITY OF BUILDINGS - FAN PRESSURIZATION METHOD
    I.S. EN ISO 10211-1:1996 THERMAL BRIDGES IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION - HEAT FLOWS AND SURFACE TEMPERATURES - PART 1: GENERAL CALCULATION METHODS
    I.S. EN 13914-1:2016 DESIGN, PREPARATION AND APPLICATION OF EXTERNAL RENDERING AND INTERNAL PLASTERING - PART 1: EXTERNAL RENDERING
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    I.S. EN 15026:2007 HYGROTHERMAL PERFORMANCE OF BUILDING COMPONENTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - ASSESSMENT OF MOISTURE TRANSFER BY NUMERICAL SIMULATION
    BS 5422(2009) : 2009 METHOD FOR SPECIFYING THERMAL INSULATING MATERIALS FOR PIPES, TANKS, VESSELS, DUCTWORK AND EQUIPMENT OPERATING WITHIN THE TEMPERATURE RANGE -40 DEGREE C TO +700 DEGREE C
    BS 8103-2(2013) : 2013 STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF LOW-RISE BUILDINGS - PART 2: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR MASONRY WALLS FOR HOUSING
    I.S. 813:2014 DOMESTIC GAS INSTALLATIONS (EDITION 3) AND AMENDMENT 1:2017
    I.S. EN 50291-1:2010 GAS DETECTORS - ELECTRICAL APPARATUS FOR THE DETECTION OF CARBON MONOXIDE IN DOMESTIC PREMISES - PART 1: TEST METHODS AND PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
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    BS 7593(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR TREATMENT OF WATER IN DOMESTIC HOT WATER CENTRAL HEATING SYSTEMS
    2005/32/EC : 2005 DIRECTIVE 2005/32/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL OF 6 JULY 2005 ESTABLISHING A FRAMEWORK FOR THE SETTING OF ECODESIGN REQUIREMENTS FOR ENERGY-USING PRODUCTS AND AMENDING COUNCIL DIRECTIVE 1992/42/EEC AND DIRECTIVES 96/57/EC AND 2000/55/EC OF THE EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT AND OF THE COUNCIL
    I.S. EN 13141-1:2004 VENTILATION FOR BUILDINGS - PERFORMANCE TESTING OF COMPONENTS/PRODUCTS FOR RESIDENTIAL VENTILATION - PART 1: EXTERNALLY AND INTERNALLY MOUNTED AIR TRANSFER DEVICES
    BS 5410-1(1997) : 1997 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR OIL FIRING - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS UP TO 45 KW OUTPUT CAPACITY FOR SPACE HEATING AND HOT WATER SUPPLY PURPOSES
    I.S. EN 60357:2003 TUNGSTEN HALOGEN LAMPS (NON-VEHICLE) - PERFORMANCE SPECIFICATIONS
    I.S. EN ISO 13370:2007 THERMAL PERFORMANCE OF BUILDINGS - HEAT TRANSFER VIA THE GROUND - CALCULATION METHODS (ISO 13370:2017)
    BS 8103-4(1995) : 1995 STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF LOW-RISE BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR SUSPENDED CONCRETE FLOORS FOR HOUSING
    BS 6798(2009) : 2009 SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF GAS-FIRED BOILERS OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET
    BS 5250(2011) : 2011 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR CONTROL OF CONDENSATION IN BUILDINGS
    I.S. EN 1991-1-3:2003 EUROCODE 1 - ACTIONS ON STRUCTURES - PART 1-3: GENERAL ACTIONS - SNOW LOADS (INCLUDING IRISH NATIONAL ANNEX)
    BS 5440-2(2009) : 2009 FLUEING AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - PART 2: SPECIFICATION FOR THE INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE OF VENTILATION PROVISION FOR GAS APPLIANCES
    BS 8103-1(2011) : 2011 STRUCTURAL DESIGN OF LOW-RISE BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR STABILITY, SITE INVESTIGATION, FOUNDATIONS, PRECAST CONCRETE FLOORS AND GROUND FLOOR SLABS FOR HOUSING
    I.S. EN 12828:2012 HEATING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS - DESIGN FOR WATER-BASED HEATING SYSTEMS
    BS 5440-1(2008) : 2008 FLUEING AND VENTILATION FOR GAS APPLIANCES OF RATED INPUT NOT EXCEEDING 70 KW NET (1ST, 2ND AND 3RD FAMILY GASES) - PART 1: SPECIFICATION FOR INSTALLATION OF GAS APPLIANCES TO CHIMNEYS AND FOR MAINTENANCE OF CHIMNEYS
    BS 5482-1(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DOMESTIC BUTANE- AND PROPANE-GAS-BURNING INSTALLATIONS - PART 1: INSTALLATIONS AT PERMANENT DWELLINGS, RESIDENTIAL PARK HOMES AND COMMERCIAL PREMISES, WITH INSTALLATION PIPEWORK SIZES NOT EXCEEDING DN 25 FOR STEEL AND DN 28 FOR CORRUGATED STAINLESS STEEL OR COPPER
    I.S. EN 60432-3:2013 INCANDESCENT LAMPS - SAFETY SPECIFICATIONS - PART 3: TUNGSTENHALOGEN LAMPS (NON-VEHICLE) (IEC 60432-3:2012 (EQV))
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