Welcome to this Resources area of the BRE website for visitors to our stand at Housing 2014, 24-26 June, Manchester.
For information on our services, please follow the links below:
BREEAM Domestic Refurbishment which helps social housing providers and their contractors refurbish homes in a more sustainable manner.
BREEAM Communities for local authority planners, social housing providers, design teams and others. BREEAM Communities helps improve, measure and certify the social, environmental and economic sustainability of large scale development plans by integrating sustainable design into the masterplanning process.
You can go straight to our BREEAM Communities at Castleward video case study on Vimeo
SMARTWaste - Managing and reducing waste on construction sites
Housing stock - Repair, maintenance and condition surveys for housing stock
Housing and health - quantifying the health benefits of better housing, and analysing the health-related cost of poor housing
Fire safety - fire engineering and fire investigation work for the social housing sector
Security and crime - helping to make neighbourhoods safer and more secure
We have unveiled plans to develop a voluntary sustainability standard for new homes that will allow developers to differentiate their product in the marketplace by recognising performance beyond minimum regulation and provide increased choice for the consumer. See our press release or visit our Future of Sustainable Housing page.