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The Ultimate Guide to Building a Sustainable Home

From this guide you will also find tips from the pre planning process to waste management tips. Also with helpful tips to manage and optimise the energy efficiency of the building. We can help continuously educating you on the latest sustainable building practices and technologies to make informed decisions throughout the construction process.

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Gas Bill Got You Heated? Try These 4 Money Saving Tips

As the chilly UK winters approach, heating our homes becomes essential for our comfort and well being. However, rising gas costs can significantly impact our monthly bills. Fortunately, there are several effective strategies to reduce gas consumption and lower your energy expenses. In this article, we will explore the top four ways to reduce your gas bill while keeping your UK home warm and cosy.

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Top 4 Sustainable Insulation Materials

Sustainable Insulation is an essential component of any UK home, providing a barrier against heat loss or gain. It is designed to trap heat inside during cold weather and prevent heat from penetrating the walls during hot weather, creating a comfortable living environment for homeowners. With insulation, homeowners can save a significant amount of money on their energy bills while reducing their carbon footprint.

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Rainwater Harvesting in the UK: A Sustainable Solution

Rainwater harvesting is an ancient practice of collecting and storing rainwater for later use. In the UK, rainwater harvesting is estimated to save over 35,000 litres of mains water per year per household. With the increase of water bills and the risk of droughts, rainwater harvesting is becoming an important source of alternative water supply in the UK

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Shining a Light on Solar Panels: The Benefits for UK Homes

Solar panels have become an increasingly popular source of renewable energy for UK households. By harnessing the power of the sun, homeowners can significantly reduce their reliance on fossil fuels, save money on their energy bills. This will help the UK achieve its target of net-zero carbon emissions goal by 2050.

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How heat pumps are revolutionising UK homes

Learn about the benefits and challenges of using heat pumps for low-carbon heating in the UK, as the country aims to reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050. Find out how heat pumps work, how they compare to gas boilers in terms of energy efficiency and environmental impact, and what financial incentives are available to encourage their adoption

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Top 5 Hot Water Heat Pumps

Hot Water heat pumps are becoming very popular among households, with the rising costs of energy hot water heat pumps can save family’s hundreds of dollars on energy bills. Hot water heat pumps reduce your household emissions by converting the heat from the air to heat your water

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Using timber instead of steel

Using timber instead of steel, can greatly impact the environment when building our homes. Studies have shown that a timber-framed house stores roughly 7.5 tones of carbon. While a standard family’s steel framed house can release around 2.9 tones of carbon, into the earth’s atmosphere.