How your low carbon home works

A quick start guide for optimising the carbon performance of your home.

This guide covers the low carbon performance of homes, as set out in the following Building Standards technical handbooks:

  • domestic handbook

The guide covers the heating, ventilation, hot water, energy saving features and regular maintenance.

section 7 quick start guide.pdf



Telephone: 0131 244 6511

Scottish Government Building Standards Division
Almondvale Business Park
Denholm House
West Lothian
EH54 6GA

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