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MyPAD: Positive, Autism Friendly Design for Supported Living

Phi Architects are delighted to be involved in setting a new standard for designing living environments for adults with Autism. We were approached by a parent of a young adult to assist in developing a model for best practice. The goal is to create opportunities for...

Green Building News

This month we feature our low energy retrofit project in Self Build and Design Magazine. A fifty year old family house, originally designed by Arthur Quarmby, was ready for a thermal upgrade. We improved the form factor of the house by extending into the basement...

Case Study for Alexandra Road

We are delighted to see an in depth case study for this new dwelling, built to Passivhaus principles, in Self Building and Design magazine’s February issue. The client is pleased with the low running costs, indoor comfort and the design of their new home. The client...

Passivhaus – Agricultural Barn Conversion

This dwelling is undergoing Passivhaus Certification with WARM. Two air tests have been successfully completed (0.43 ach achieved) and commissioning of the MVHR system is to be carried out...

Graduate of the Carbonlite Retrofit Course

In November 2017 Sara graduated from the AECB Carbonlite Retrofit Course, completing 8 modules of online training along with monthly webinars. The course is aimed at practitioners involved in the design, construction and use of low-energy, low-CO₂ emissions buildings...