Make your home more energy efficient
Insulating your home is one of the best ways to make it more energy efficient. By reducing heat loss from your home you will lower the amount of energy needed to heat it to a comfortable temperature. This will not only lower your energy bills but also reduce your carbon footprint.
Whether you are looking for quick wins around your home or a professional to install insulation, we’ve listed a range of options and information from the energy saving trust website for you to explore below.
About a third of all heat lost in insulated homes is through the walls
- Cavity wall Insulation
- Solid wall insulation – if your home was built before the 1920s, it will probably have solid rather than cavity walls
- Floor insulation
- Roof and loft insulation
- Draught proofing
- Window and doors
- Insulating tanks, pipes and radiators
As well as insulating your home there are lots of other energy efficiency measures you can take. Additional ideas, including simple, cost free energy saving tips, can be found on the following websites: