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We'll Help You Meet Building Regulations in Larkfield!

New building site in LarkfieldWorking across Kent and the South East, including Larkfield, we specialise in the assessment of newly built and existing premises for Building Regulations Part L1A and L1B.

It is already absolutely essential to have your buildings, whether new or old, assessed by trusted and experienced professionals, but with building regulations relating to energy efficiency, air leakages and air permeability getting stricter by the year, it is now of paramount importance.

Indeed, the current building regulations across Kent and Larkfield are now set so low that innovative and new technologies and designs are required to make sure that the new commercial and domestic dwellings pass.

At Tophouse Assessments, we combine full certifications and qualifications with decades of expertise and experience to accurately assess your Larkfield building design to the very latest building regulations Part L. We also work closely with designers and architects from the initial stage of the project to ensure the building complies.

We work across Kent and the South East, including Larkfield, so call our experienced and qualified team today on 01634 799115 for free building regulations Part L advice and a no obligation quotation.

What is Building Regulations Part L?

Part L of the Building Regulations deals with the conservation of fuel and power. There are four approved documents;

Part L1a

Part L1a for new dwellings (flats and houses)

Part L1b

Part L1b applies to work on existing dwellings or buildings converted to dwellings

L2a for commercial buildings

L2a applies to new commercial buildings

L2b for existing buildings

L2b applies to existing commercial buildings

Providing A Full Compliance Checklist

As part of the current building regulations, you will be required to provide Larkfield's local authority with a full compliance report no later than one day before any building or construction work is set to begin. This should include:

  • The target emission rate and fabric energy efficiency for the building
  • An evaluation of alternative high energy efficiency systems
  • The calculated CO2 emission rate and fabric energy efficiency from the building as designed
  • A list of specifications to which the dwelling is to be constructed

So whatever building project you are looking to carry out across Kent or Larkfield and regardless of what building regulations you're trying to pass, let the experts at Tophouse Assessments provide you with extensive advice and SAP calculations you need to ensure success. 

Contact us today to discuss your building regulations requirements with one of our experienced and friendly team and receive free advice and guidance.