Energy Efficient New-build Homes Using Schiedel Swift Air

A range of energy efficient homes were built in Cork using the efficient Schiedel Swift system

The project by Hallmark Developments was particularly energy efficient above and beyond the basic scope: High insulation levels; Heat Recovery System; Gas Central Heating; Wood Burning Stove with a Schiedel Swift Air system and Solar Panels;

Cygnum Timber Frames, which have a number of energy efficiency advantages, provided the frame for the homes. An airtight building such as a the range of Hallmark homes results in lower heating bills, as well as having an efficient ventilation system and fewer draughts. The carbon footprint of a building is the total amount of CO2 (carbon dioxide) produced and emitted, directly and indirectly when manufacturing a product or component for that building.

Cygnum pride themselves on producing a building with a very low carbon footprint

Schiedel Swift Air neatly and simply delivers combustion air to the heating appliance.

Ideally suited to energy efficient buildings, such as the Hallmark Development, combined with a Cygnum Timber Frame

  • The combination of advanced chimney technology and modern efficient wood burning appliances can give you the best of both worlds – an energy efficient home and the enjoyment of a real fire.
  • The Swift Air System delivers combustion air directly to the appliance from outside the house, eliminating drafts in the living room thus further improving energy efficiency.
  • No warm air is taken from the room where the appliance is positioned.
  • Suitable for stoves, stove inserts, cookers and boilers.
  • Suitable for all fuels – gas, oil, solid fuels and biomass fuels.
  • Suitable for Timber Frame, Steel Frame and Masonry construction.
  • Air-independent chimneys reduce the wind effect on the air intake.
  • Provisions for additional air intake channels / ducting are no longer necessary.

Click here to see our Swift Air System.[/vc_column_text]

Please contact us for more details.

Personal Data
Contact and inquiry
Browse...

Maximum 10MB

Please note our data protection regulations, which are the basis for any use of data by Schiedel GmbH & Co KG.
Please wait...
[/vc_column][/vc_row]

Schiedel and BMI Icopal join forces for Data Centres

BMI have you covered, Schiedel have your back. Schiedel UK and BMI are delighted to have joined forces to bring you expertise in the world of data centres. In the rapidly evolving landscape of data centers, the need for robust, reliable, and efficient infrastructure is paramount. Recognizing this, Schiedel UK, a leader in commercial chimney [...]

Installer Rewards scheme updated

INSTALLER REWARDS SCHEME UPDATED We've made the Installer Rewards scheme easier to use for installers and homeowners. Installers can now easily register on behalf of their customers, with the amount of data required reduced drastically, while homeowners who register their own products can easily do so with minimal information. CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE SCHEME [...]

The Kingham Outdoor Kitchen – Your Summers Just Got Better!

The Kingham Outdoor Kitchen - Your Summers Just Got Better! Summertime means spending time with friends and family, enjoying the sun, sitting outside, and eating delicious food. Is there any better combo for the people of the UK? The summer holidays are around the corner. And what better activity to pass the time than to [...]

You’ll be surprised at what releases PM2.5 particulate matter

Bacon and eggs, candles and incense, break pads and so much more... WHAT IS PARTICULATE MATTER AND WHAT CAUSES IT? Air quality standards classify particles according to their size. Particles with a diameter of 10 microns or smaller (PM 10) have the potential to be inhaled into the lungs, posing potential health risks. Another category [...]

Introducing our innovative locking band-free solution, Permeter 25!

Introducing our brand new chimney solution without the need for locking bands We are delighted to announce our brand new innovative locking band-free solution Introducing Permeter Smooth 25, a groundbreaking chimney system that revolutionises the installation process by eliminating the need for Locking Bands. Engineered to enhance your installation journey, this cutting-edge solution boasts a [...]

Casa TTYA reveals our Garden Fireplace 500 model!

Irene Agbontaen has integrated our Garden Fireplace 500 model into her renovation project! We are delighted to announce that Irene Agbontaen has revealed our 500 Model. Irene is a London- based fashion designer, famous for being the founder of the TTYA London label, she has collaborated with renowned companies such as Louis Vuitton, Apple, Nike, [...]

ICID Adjustable Length

ICID Adjustable Length The 585-885mm effective ICID Adjustable Length is a new telescopic 2-piece adjustable in the ICID range, adding to the two we already offer.  The introduction of this part will result in the removal of our Adjustable 135° Tee, and is an ideal solution to achieve specific distances when passing through a wall-space [...]

White paper report analysing commercial chimney systems in data centre build projects

Why architects and contractors need to tackle the chimney blind spot in data centre construction. Request your free copy of the report here! Request your free copy here! What is a whitepaper report? A whitepaper report is an in-depth report covering a specific topic and the complications that surround it. Why have we commissioned this [...]

“Sitooterie” the predicted garden trend for summer 2023!

The new garden trend set to take over in summer 2023... The term ‘sitooterie’ is a Scottish word, which has recently come into popular usage. It is a combination of the words ‘sit’ and ‘oot’, meaning “to sit out” and is used to describe a type of outdoor seating area. Sitooteries have been popping up [...]

SCHIEDEL UK SALES DIRECTOR SUPPORTS STOVE INDUSTRY ALLIANCE

A statement from our Sales Director, Phil Lowe  ''Following an article published in The Guardian by George Monbiot ''My burning shame: I fitted my house with three wood-burning stoves'' I would like to officially offer my support and backing to the Stove Industry Alliance. The sector continuously improves and innovates to develop products that offer our [...]

Schiedel Going Green – ISO 14001 Certification

The ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Certification After months of intensive preparation with the following plants and sites, we are proud to announce that the TÜV (the German technical inspection authority) external environmental audits are now complete. Schiedel UK's Washington branch and other Schiedel locations have successfully passed the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management Certification! The following [...]

Using volcanic pumice building blocks to build a chimney during a self-build project.

Using volcanic pumice building blocks to build a chimney during a self-build project. Avoiding gas reliance when building a new house. Traditional self-build projects have always had heating systems such as gas central heating and solar panels installed.  However, with the increasing costs of gas, and the uncertainty of future supplies, a secondary heating source [...]