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GrandDesignsMagazine.com, July 2018

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Koru Architects’ director Mark Pellant’s house appeared in the online article ‘7 eco houses to inspire an energy efficient self build project’ Read the full article here and be inspired by the six other fantastic eco builds. Follow Grand Designs

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Commissioning an architect: how and why?

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Commissioning an architect can be a daunting prospect if you’re not familiar with it. In this post we break down the process, referring to the Royal Institute of British Architects’ (RIBA) guidelines.  Do I need an architect? By commissioning an

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Brighton & Hove Independent, 6 July 2018

‘Awards for Brighton zero carbon buildings construction company’  Brighton and Hove’s weekly newspaper, the Brighton & Hove Independent, featured Koru-project PassivPod’s double award success at the Best New Business Awards 2018 on p.16 of the business section. The paper quoted

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Grand Designs magazine, May 2018 issue

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Koru Architects’ award-winning office featured as number three in Grand Designs magazine’s article ‘10 amazing sustainable builds‘ which was published in their May 2018 magazine issue (p.94). We’re delighted to appear alongside nine other beautiful, sustainable homes. As stated in

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2.7.18 – PassivPod wins Construction Business of the Year 2018

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We’re thrilled to announce that Koru-designed PassivPod won Construction Business of the Year at the National Best New Business Awards 2018! The National Best New Business Awards supports industrious, hardworking and enterprising small and medium enterprises nationally. PassivPod directors Clive

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The Argus, 30 January 2018

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Brighton & Hove’s daily paper The Argus was very excited about Koru Architect’s PassivPod and its unique ‘space age designs’.  The paper dedicated a full page to our latest project, PassivPod, and its potential use as the classroom of the

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25.06.18 – Hove Park’s Pavilion Tea House replacement gets the go ahead

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We are delighted that our proposed replacement for Hove Park’s Pavilion Tea House has received planning approval. Our japanese-inspired rebuild of the Pavilion Tea House in Hove Park will provide a much larger indoor and outdoor seating area for the

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18.6.18 – Galloway Activity Centre plans for world’s first PassivPod

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Some exciting news from our PassivPod project! Hear from Richard Hermon, Director of Galloway Activity Centre, about why he plans to build the world’s first PassivPod on the shores of the beautiful Loch Ken in Dumfries and Galloway. Richard and his

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Energy-efficient glazing: all you need to know

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As we’ve said before, one of the most important steps you can take to reduce your carbon footprint is to make your home greener. Energy-efficient glazing can go a long way to helping you do this. The amount of heat

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15.5.18 – BUILD Architecture Awards 2018

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We won in the BUILD Architecture Awards! We’re pleased to announce Koru Architects has been named Best Green Architecture Practice in South England in the BUILD Architecture Awards 2018. This is the second award from BUILD after winning in their

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