M.G. Dobby & Co. Ashlyns Farm, Chesham Road, Berkhamsted, Herts, HP4 2ST     Telephone 07581 406031
Hertfordshire's quality builders and carpenters sinse 1983

Building a Better Environment

Many of our clients want to incorporate additional goals in their building projects such as Energy efficiency or Reduced environmental impact.

With increasing fuel costs maximum energy efficiency has become one of the most important aspects of the build. We can offer advice on all aspects of this including the type of construction, materials used and appliances installed.

Typical areas of heat loss
from a poorly insulated home

Building a Better Environment

Building a Better Environment

Most people are familiar with these ratings for electrical appliances but they are also used for windows and other building materials. They apply to water usage and noise levels in addition to power consumption.

Building a Better Environment

Window frame and glass technology now means there is an enormous and bewildering choice of products we can help you select which is right for your project.


Materials from sustainable sources


We only use timer from accredited renewable sustainable forests



Building a Better Environment

Natural insulation such as wool offer a high performance solution for both sustainability and a better quality environment in your build



Building a Better Environment

Laminated or composite structural timber beams are cost effective, require significantly less energy to produce and offer a more sustainable alternative to steel or concrete