Discover our services
Your external walls and Roof have the greatest exposure to our variable climate. By adequately Insulating these areas, you can achieve up to 30% reduction in heat loss from your home and in addition reducing your heating bills by up to 30%.
Insulating your home is one of the most important decisions you make in increasing your comfort levels and at the same time doing your bit to help climate change. Click on the different types to see how you can go about making that change.
External Wall Insulation
External wall insulation is whereby a system involving bonding and mechanically fixing Insulation Boards which are either Expanded polystyrene ( EPS ) or mineral wool to the external envelope of the building. A layer of basecoat material is coated over this with mesh reinforcing layer applied at this point. After this basecoat layer has fully cured.
Internal Wall Drylining
Insulated Plasterboard is fitted to the inner surfaces of the external walls of the building. Building structure is normally hollow block walls or Solid block or stone construction. Depending on the type of building, the fixing system will be either mechanically fixed or Dot and Dab. The gypsum plasterboard can then be skimmed coated to give a smooth coat finish ready for redecoration.
Cavity Wall Insulation
Cavity wall Insulation involves the pumping of of a bead insulant into the cavity of the house using a specialist injection system. The bead is combined with a binding agent at time of pumping. Holes are drilled in a pre-determined pattern to suit layout of building from the outside. The bead is then injected in through the holes. When cavity is completely filled , the holes are made good to match the colour of existing render.
Deep Retrofit is another term for extensive home energy upgrades.
The benefits are:
• Improved BER Rating
• A warmer more comfortable home
• Added resale value to the property
• Reduced heating bills.
• Improved health and wellbeing.
• Reduction in your co2 emissions.
This work involves undertaking a number of energy upgrades to the property together. Window and door replacement, External wall insulation, attic insulation, floor insulation, airtightness membranes and mechanical heat recovery or Demand control ventilation measures. Renewable energy sources such as Heat pumps and Solar PV along with LED lighting can be some of the upgrades undertaken under these works. The aim of the works is to achieve a BER rating of A -.
We have being involved in these small to large scale projects over the years and our experience will guide you through the process .
Building & Renovations
With over 20 years experience in the Construction sector, we have amassed a large bank of knowledge and know-how in relation to dealing with building project issues. Our Considerable experience in House building and Renovations has allowed us to complete from Small to Large scale projects to a high standard on time and to client budjets. Our Reputation is built on Trust and Reliabilty.
We have an efficient team who pride themselves on their work. Our success lies in the understanding of giving the Customer the best experience possible during the build process whereby removing any possible stress points by continually communicating with the Owner and Architect. We pride ourselves on delivering a High Quality Project every time.
The company was established in 1999 by Noel and Peter Smith.
Drumcilla Construction Ltd
Peter 087 6812296
Noel 087 2239440
V.a.t. No: 6386800R
Co. Cavan A82 AK27