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Protected Structures make Beautiful Homes

Properties of historical or architectural significance are often not given consideration by potential homeowners due to their apparent limitations and specialist maintenance costs. The opportunity to own and develop an exceptional home can sometimes be missed. With the proper expertise […]


New A-rated Childcare Centre opening Summer 2014

Nearing completion stage, Clonee Childcare Centre will achieve almost passive house standards in its energy efficiency and design. Located in the centre of Clonee Village, the purpose built crèche uses the principles of orientation, low u-values, and air control systems […]


Building Control (Amendment) Regulations S.I.9

The Building Control (Amendment) Regulations – BC(A)R, were signed into law on the 15th January 2014. The BC(A)R will apply to most building works  (including house extensions over 40sq m) that start on site from 1st March 2014. Building owners […]


Home Renovation Incentive

KMA welcome the new HRI Scheme as proposed in the 2014 Budget. This is a small but important step in aiding the re-growth of the construction industry within the domestic sector. Critically the scheme is valid for registered, tax compliant […]


Passive House Design

KMA are continuing to pursue their interest in Passive House Design and are now Certified Passive House Designers. A passive house is an energy efficient building with year-round comfort and good indoor environmental conditions without the use of active space […]


Rented Housing Regulations

The Housing (Standards for Rented Houses) Regulations 2008-2009 intend to improve standards in existing rental accommodation requiring landlords to implement these changes before February 2013. They will gradually phase out the traditional bedsit, by requiring each rental unit to have […]


41 St. Stephen's Green

Residence: Private Members club

41 St. Stephen’s Green is a significant and rare early house built in 1775.Many of its original features are intact. Modern interventions were removed …