In addition, indicators that demonstrate the home's running costs, how it will protect occupants' health and wellbeing, and its environmental footprint, will help everyone to fully understand its long term quality and performance. The overall star rating and three indicator ratings will be presented as a 'scorecard', an example of which is give below.
Overtime, further indicators will be available, such as resilience to climate change, connectivity, Section 7 for Scotland, and more.
An Excellent new home. Achieving this Mark means that the home is designed and built to have very low running costs, many positive impacts upon your health and wellbeing, all with an extremely low impact upon our environment.