Help to heat – New funding scheme

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]The new ECO3 Help to Heat scheme is about to start and you could qualify for cavity wall, loft insulation and funding towards a new boiler. Is your boiler 10 years or older? Broken, faulty or inefficient? Is your insulation up to the required standards? If you qualify, give us a call and find out […]

Health impacts of a cold home

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A sluggish boiler will fail to adequately heat up your home, whilst poor insulation will send warmth straight out through windows and doors, flooding cold draughts inside. One of the more serious consequences of a poorly insulated and heated home is the effect it can have upon a person’s health. This is especially pronounced for […]

Loft Insulation top ups free for most home owners

LOFT INSULATION TOP UPS refers to those homes where loft insulation was fitted some time ago, but which does not conform to the current legislation concerning the thickness of the insulation. The process involves the fitting of additional insulating material on top of the existing loft insulation, so as to give an additional layer of […]

Why wait to insulate?

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Have you insulated your loft? If not, it might be a good time to think about it. A study by Which shows that an insulated loft can save you up to £240 every year, and those savings start kicking in straight away. So, why insulate your loft? Quite simply, loft insulation stops heat escaping through […]

Are renters losing out on insulation?

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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 […]

What to look out for when buying loft insulation

Having loft insulation installed is a great way to reduce energy costs and stay warm. There are a number of options when it comes to selecting this insulation for your home, and a variety of different insulating materials to choose from. Blanket or batt loft insulation This type comes in foil-backed felt rolls, or as […]

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 […]

Are you dreaming of a green Christmas?

Christmas is a time of year when lots of us feel the pressure to consume more – whether that’s food, goods or even energy. It’s a habit that’s as bad for the environment as it is for our wallets, so we’ve got a few ideas on how to reduce your environmental impact this festive season. […]

The benefits of external wall insulation

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It may come as a surprise to learn that your home’s solid walls can let twice as much heat escape as the cavity walls do. External Wall Insulation can cut your heating costs considerably – for example, if you live in a detached house, you can reduce heating bills by a massive £455 a year […]

How to choose between cavity wall insulation and loft insulation

Loft insulation and cavity wall insulation are both fantastic ways of making your home more energy efficient. If you are in a financially strong position, it’s worth investing in both. But what if you really can’t afford to install both loft insulation and cavity wall insulation? Which one should you prioritise? Making this choice is […]