Why wasn’t my house built with cavity wall insulation and the right amount of loft insulation?

Why wasn’t my house built with cavity wall insulation and the right amount of loft insulation?

Houses comply with the Building Regulations that apply at the time the property is built. Since the oil crisis in the early 1970s, the insulation standards in the Building Regulations have been progressively upgradedĀ click here to view. The Government recommendation for loft insulation is currently 270mm.

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