How to tell if you need a new boiler

Old style boiler

An old boiler is not just inefficient, causing your bills to escalate, but if it isn’t working properly, it could be a potential health and safety hazard. Here are some tell-tale signs that indicate you might need a new boiler. A cold house If your house feels cold despite having the heating on, this could […]

Are renters losing out on insulation?

Houses for rent

According to a recent report by the Citizens Advice Bureau, tenants of some of the chilliest properties in the UK, which lose heat from poorly insulated windows, walls and doors, are trapped into paying higher energy bills because they are reliant on their landlords to ensure that the property performs well in terms of energy […]

Don’t wait until the last minute to have an EPC carried out

As you may be aware, you are obligated to have an energy performance check (or ‘EPC’) carried out if you intend to sell or rent a property. But could you benefit from having an EPC carried out early? There are advantages to having an EPC carried out on a property several weeks or months before […]

How to save money on your bills in the new year

2016 is just around the corner, and many people use the new year to make major changes in their lives. So, this new year, why not make a change and save some money on your bills? Here’s three tips for doing just that. 1. Switch energy providers Switching energy providers is a great way to […]

How an energy performance check can benefit you

An energy performance check is a great way to see how energy-efficient and environmentally friendly your home is. You must have an energy performance check carried out if you intend to sell or rent out a building, but EPCs can be useful on other occasions as well. Why wait until you’re about to sell or rent […]

I want to make my home more energy efficient – what help is available to me?

If you’re on a low income, that’s a big incentive to ensure your home is energy efficient. With plenty of help available as part of the government’s drive to eradicate fuel poverty, there are options for everyone to save money. According to government statistics, having loft insulation and cavity wall insulation can reduce your energy […]