Are you dreaming of a green Christmas?

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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. […]

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?

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 […]

What to look out for when buying loft insulation

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Installing loft insulation is a great way to reduce your energy costs and stay warm. There are a number of options when it comes to selecting this type of insulation, for your home there are a variety of different insulating materials that you can choose from. Blanket or batt loft insulation This is one of […]

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 […]

Insulation and renewable energy systems are most effective when used together

Across Britain, home-owners like you are looking for ways to make their houses more energy-efficient. Fitting insulation and installing renewable energy systems are two of the most obvious and popular options available to energy efficiency enthusiasts. Individually, insulation and renewable energy systems are each incredibly useful solutions. You may not realise, however, that they work […]

Energy efficient homes could generate £8.7 billion for the UK

Making homes more energy efficient through insulation and heating controls could benefit the UK economy to the tune of £8.7 billion, according to new research by economists at Frontier Economics. The study identifies a number of ways that increased energy efficiency in homes would benefit individuals and communities as well as the nation’s economy. Citing […]