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The close relationship between rehabilitation and ITV of Buildings

The passage of time always tends to affect the structure of buildings although we insist on covering it with paint. The cracks cost a lot to disguise and more when it comes to those caused by the years. The Buildings ITV is responsible for making sure that the inhabitants of the buildings live safely in them and that the passage of time does not influence. Today we explain the relationship between ITV and rehabilitation.

Can Regasol project, a villa with porcelain tile cladding

Sistema Masa is collaborating on a new construction project. In this case, a villa that will have a porcelain cladding on its facade. The intelligent and efficient use of energy has made ventilated facades more and more common in all types of buildings, such as this detached house.

Rehabilitation of facades: the sector that grows at a good pace

The rehabilitation sector has experienced sustained growth in the last four years. The perspectives of the rehabilitation of buildings in Spain seem quite promising. The rainscreen façades are being a success within the remodeling sector. It is a type of remodeling that makes the house, through the insulating material, gain much in energy efficiency and comfort.

Newly built homes with cladding for porcelain stoneware facades

One of the areas with the highest growth in housing and office buildings is the Poblenou neighborhood in Barcelona (Spain). And it is in this area where Sistema Masa is doing one of its latest projects. This time it is a building of 32 homes that will have the latest energy efficiency techniques, including façades with porcelain stoneware cladding.

New method to measure the energy efficiency of neighborhoods

Estimating the efficiency of entire neighborhoods is already possible thanks to a new method developed by the Polytechnic University of Madrid and the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC). This tool calculates the energy loss of the buildings through its envelope.