Bio-ecological reconversion of a house

Bio-ecological reconversion of a house

Architect
TRAJEKT architectengroep bvba
Location
Schoten, Belgium | View Map
Project Year
2010
Category
Housing
Product Spec Sheet

ElementBrandProduct Name
Windows manufactureReynaers Aluminium
Building componentsFirestone Building Products EMEA
InsulationAmorim Wise
ExteriorBruynzeel Multipanel
InteriorFermacell
ExteriorFinnforest

Product Spec Sheet
Windows manufacture
Building components
Insulation
Exterior
Interior
Exterior

Bio-ecological reconversion

TRAJEKT architectengroep bvba as Architects

This house, located in Schoten near Antwerp (Belgium), was adapted in a bio-ecological manner. Outer shell parts were insulated and a new wooden construction was added.


Natural buildingmaterials were used. Wood fibres and cellulose flakes were used to insulate the walls and ceiling. The floor has been insulated with cork panels.


Thermowood (thermal modified wood) was used for external cladding. It's free of maintenance and it blends with the natural and green character of it's surroundings. All wood used is FSC-certified.

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