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Expert Advice video featuring Paper Igloo & Ostro Passivhaus

December 2, 2019

New Expert Advice video featuring Paper Igloo & Ostro Passivhaus relating to MVHR

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Hamilton Passivhaus Progress on Site

July 25, 2018

Good progress is being made on the 3 Passivhaus dwellings being constructed in Hamilton

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Arnprior Extension

July 20, 2018

New contemporary extension project starts on site.

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Paper Igloo win a Stirling Society of Architects Design Award

June 21, 2018

Paper Igloo win a Stirling Society of Architects Design Award for our Victoria Place Extension project.

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Site Visit to Ruins Studio

December 8, 2017

Site visit to see amazing Ruins Studio in Dumfries

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3 Passivhaus homes start on site

December 7, 2017

Site visit to Hamilton to see the start on site of 3 new Passivhaus dwellings we designed.

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Contemporary extension to Listed property starts on site

November 14, 2017

Zinc-clad extension design starts on site on the rear of C-Listed property in Stirling

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Passivhaus Trust Open Days 2017

November 11, 2017

This year we again participated in the Passivhaus Trust Open Days

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Passivhaus Certification Achieved for Ostro

October 20, 2017

Our home and office in Kippen gains Passivhaus Cerification!

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Maryhill self and custom build event

February 11, 2017

Paper Igloo supports the event to promote the Glasgow City Council initiative to encourage self and custom build

Listed Building approval for works to 'A' Listed Property

February 3, 2017

Listed Building and Planning approval granted for internal renovation works to Listed property in Glasgow.

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Contemporary extension and renovations to 'C' Listed property in Stirling

January 31, 2017

Applications submitted for consent for contemporary extension to Victorian property.

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Paper Igloo project gets published in new book!

October 27, 2016

Our award winning Old Farmhouse project gets published in a new book about contemporary house extensions.

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Planning Approval for new build house near Thornhill

September 9, 2016

Planning Approval granted for new build low energy house near Thornhill, Stirling.

Listed Building approval for works to 'B' Listed property in Glasgow

August 10, 2016

Listed Building and Planning Approval granted for Conversion of a Youth Hostel into 4 flatted dwellings.

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Vale of Health project completes

May 5, 2016

Vale of Heath townhouse renovation project reaches completion

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Vale of Health project nears completion

April 15, 2016

Vale of Health renovation project nears completion.

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Teaser for Interior Design Article

April 14, 2016

Teaser for the Interior Design Magazine article posted by Caroline Ednie

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Old Farmhouse to appear in Scots Magazine

March 31, 2016

Old Farmhouse project is to appear in the Scots Magazine.

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Paper Igloo project to feature in international magazine

March 31, 2016

Our Old Farmhouse project in to feature in the New York based magazine Interior Design

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Paper Igloo project to appear in print!

March 30, 2016

Paper Igloo project to appear in print - and we mean a proper book!

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March 21, 2016

Planning and Listed Building consent granted for conversion of youth hostel into 4 flats.

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GIA talk about Ostro passivhaus

February 25, 2016

Yesterday evening Mhairi gave a talk at the GIA about Ostro passivhaus...

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Urban Realm Article featuring Paper Igloo

February 2, 2016

Our Old Farmhouse project features in Urban Realm article

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Award winning project featured in House Beautiful

January 13, 2016

Our Award Winning Old Farmhouse Project features in House Beautiful Magazine

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Planning for New Build House in Fintry

January 10, 2016

Planning Granted for New Build Home in Fintry

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Balintombuie Barns gain consent

November 2, 2015

Full Planning Approval granted for 2 barn redevelopments in Dalchreichart.

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Kennel Cottage

June 30, 2015

Planning Approval granted for renovation work to old Victorian kennel near Fintry.

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AJ article about Saltire Society Awards!

June 26, 2015

Paper Igloo are noted as winners in this article in the AJ about the Saltire Society Awards!

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Saltire Society Awards covered in Urban Realm!

June 26, 2015

The Saltire Society Awards were covered in Urban Realm today!

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Paper Igloo awarded Saltire Medal 2015!

June 23, 2015

Yesterday's ceremony for the Saltire Society Housing Design Awards 2015 ended with our Old Farmhouse project winning the Saltire Medal, as well as an award in the 'Alterations, Renovations and Extensions' category.

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Heathurst, Vale of Health

June 2, 2015

Works start to refurbish this end of terrace London townhouse.

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3 Passivhaus homes Granted Full Planning

January 20, 2015

Planning Approval Granted for 3 new build Passivhaus in Hamilton

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Ballintombuie new house initial design review

August 1, 2014

Today we had an initial design review with our clients for the new build house at Ballintombuie.

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Discussions progressed for 4/5 new build low energy homes near Glasgow

July 24, 2014

Today we met with our clients to further discuss their exciting plans to develop a site on the outskirts of Glasgow for 4 - 5 new build low energy, and potentially passivhaus, dwellings.

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Initial designs begun for new build Passivhaus

July 14, 2014

Designs have now been started for a new build passivhaus dwelling in Killearn.

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Planning permission for extension & cottage renovation in National Park

May 15, 2014

Today we received the granted planning permission for a new contemporary extension and substantial renovation of a traditional cottage in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National park....

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Project begun for 2 barn conversions in Highlands

March 12, 2014

Today we visited a beautiful part of the Scottish Highlands for a survey of 2 derelict barns

Kippen Passivhaus starts on site

March 3, 2014

Today our Kippen Passivhaus project started on site.

Blanefield Care Home extension completed

February 28, 2014

The extension to an existing care home in Blanefield we have been working on has been completed on site today.

Rural Housing competition

November 11, 2013

Today we submitted our entry to Rural Housing's 'Our Island Home' competition...

Bauder CPD

October 17, 2013

Today we had a really informative CPD from Bauder rep Chris Langton.

Better building course in Ireland

September 26, 2013

Today we attended the Better Building Course in Ireland.

Care Home extension starts on site

August 28, 2013

The extension to a care home in north of Glasgow begins on site today...

Twisden Road starts on site

August 27, 2013

A residential refurbishment in London begins today on site.

Care home extension

July 10, 2013

Building Warrant granted for new extension to Care Home in Stirling region...

New house extension

July 1, 2013

Designs begun for extension and refurbishment to house in Bearsden...

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Planning permission for new passivhaus

June 13, 2013

Planning permission has now been granted for our contemporary designs for a new 4 bed passivhaus dwelling in Kippen...