The construction of nearly all residential houses and flats around Central Hounslow took place in the years when the themes of sustainable building and construction began to make sense. However, redevelopment of the residential areas to acquire sustainable project status has upgraded a majority of the buildings to the modern stricter regulations. In view of personal experience upon growing up in the Central Hounslow Block 1243A neighborhood, there are several areas of improvement and upgrading that ought to be included in the upgrading procedures. With regard to the requirements of sustainable construction projects, several considerations on the old Central Hounslow residential houses illustrate the specificity of the improvement proposed by modern regulations.