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Refurbishment Case Study 35

Lauriston Terrace, Edinburgh

Cover page with a photo of a traditional tenement building on it

This case study aims to assess how increasing insulation affects the energy efficiency of traditional properties. It also aims to identify the effects that this insulation may have on masonry when the existing modern internal lining is not vapour open or breathable.

  • Audiences:

    Planners and Owners, Conservation and Heritage Enthusiasts
  • Date Published:

    17 July 2019
  • Publisher:

    Historic Environment Scotland
  • Publication Types:

    Technical, Advice & Guidance, Case Study, Refurbishment Case Studies
  • Format(s):

    Download PDF

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