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Latest News & Views / Farmhouse Renovation Takes More Than Building Expertise

Farmhouse Renovation Takes More Than Building Expertise

Farmhouse renovation has seen derelict, dilapidated outbuildings the length and breadth of England’s green and pleasant land...


Matt Troiano | November 1, 2017

The Benefits of Passive House Outweigh the Challenges

The Benefits of Passive House Outweigh the Challenges

Passive House is regarded as one of the best standards to reflect ultra-efficient building performance but do the benefits outweigh the challenges?

Martin Peat, Director - Richardson & Peat | October 2, 2017

Richardson & Peat Wins Country Environment Award

Richardson & Peat Wins Country Environment Award

Richardson & Peat earned a Sussex Heritage Trust award for constructing a property which exceeded Passive House standards.

Martin Peat | August 4, 2017

Colour in interior spaces

Colour in interior spaces

With initiatives such as The WELL Building Standard focusing on creating buildings that enhance the wellbeing of those on the inside...

Martin Peat, Director - Richardson & Peat | June 15, 2017

Open book contracting requires genuine team spirit

Open book contracting requires genuine team spirit

Open book contracting is the way to move beyond the traditional tendering problems of dumbing-down design to fit a budget.

Martin Peat, Director - Richardson & Peat | March 16, 2016

How good design can support autistic children

How good design can support autistic children

Children with autism have a range of particular needs when it comes to the ideal learning environment, and these are unlikely to be provided for by...

Martin Peat, Director - Richardson & Peat | February 10, 2016

Delivering the right environments for autistic children

Delivering the right environments for autistic children

Pupils with autism have a very specific set of needs for learning environments to support their learning, and delivering them...

Mark Ellerby, Architect | July 19, 2014