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Design Services (Old)

UK Hempcrete offer a range of specialist architectural design services. Our services range from concept design through to on-site construction drawings (RIBA Stages 0-7). In addition, we have design experience working with both new-build and retrofit projects at residential and commercial levels. Our expert team also work alongside certified architects, structural engineers and trusted sub-contractors to ensure a high quality service.

Choosing to engage UK Hempcrete for our design services gives clients the benefit of a streamlined, cost-effective build process. We offer buildings designed by experts with experience of on-site construction, as well as low-impact, breathable and highly thermally-efficient construction. Moreover, our designers and skilled labourers have years of experience working with hempcrete, meaning our design process is streamlined and considers the construction sequence at every stage.

We have a range of packages for each design stage to suit your project. Call us on 01629 343143 or email design@ukhempcrete.com to discuss how we can get involved with your project! Alternatively, you can complete the contact form at the bottom of this page.3D animation of an engineered timber frame designed specifically for hempcrete installation 

Our Hempcrete Design Services


Building Regulations Drawings (RIBA Stage 4)

We use our specialist experience to approach every detail with careful consideration for thermal performance, embodied carbon, renewable and breathable materials, cost effectiveness and construction simplicity. As a result, our skilled designers can prepare the following documents for approval by a Building Control Officer:

    • Thermal envelope detailing, including: wall, floor, roof, eaves, plinth, windows, doors, rooflights
    • U-Value calculations
    • Construction details and fabrication drawings

Timber Structural Frame Modelling (RIBA Stage 4-7)

We can provide full construction drawings for your structural timber frame, including:

    • 3D model
    • Floor plans
    • Elevations
    • Fixing and Junction details

We work with chartered structural engineers with a specialist knowledge in low-impact building. As a result, the project will be designed efficiently, with careful consideration for cost and sustainability.

3D animation of an engineered timber frame designed specifically for hempcrete installation

Concept Design and Planning Application (RIBA Stage 2-3)

If you are just starting out, we can offer full design services to help you to visualise your dream project. If you already have ideas or sketches, we can draft these in a CAD program. Alternatively, if you need help figuring out your design, we can offer a full concept design package to work through the entire spatial layout to help bring your ideas to life.

Our services include:

    • Feasibility Studies
    • Sketch layouts
    • Planning drawings (Site plans, Floor Plans and Elevations)
    • Design and Access Statements

Hempcrete Design Consultancy

Have you already engaged an architect or principal designer? If so, we can assist you with your project as specialist consultants. You can find out more about our Consultancy Services.



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