The use of Partel’s high-performance breather membranes on a private residential project contributed to a superbly-located property achieving Passive House levels of air tightness and thermal performance.
Partel has gained industrywide acclaim for its manufacture of high performance reflective breather membranes and vapour control layers for the offsite market. We work closely with timber frame manufacturers, our expertise and products provide added value to building projects of all size and complexity to ensure target requirements – particularly in terms of energy performance – are achieved. ECHOFOIL EXO and ECHOFOIL IZO membranes are suitable for a wide range of offsite timber frame construction, including open and closed panel, twin stud, SIPS and CLT. These reflective foil membranes are manufactured to produce one of the lowest emissivity values in the market and boast an R-Value of 0.78m2K/W.
Partel offers a technical support service as part of its product provision. Our expert team is available from point of contact to help deliver building envelope solutions that are best-in-class in terms of efficiency and cost-effectivity. From product specification guidance, U-value calculation and optimisation, to WUFI condensation risk analysis, our expert technical support is intrinsic to our customer service. This level of professional care and attention brings welcome reassurance to clients that the airtight, moisture-resistant and thermally efficient solution we provide will be ideal for the low-energy designs of their current and future timber frame building projects.