Improving Your Home Energy Efficiency

Improving your home’s energy efficiency comes with a multitude of benefits that can enhance your living experience and save you money in the long run. There has also never been a better time to make improvements at home, thanks to all of the ECO funding available, you can check your ECO Scheme eligibility here.

Signs that you need to improve your energy efficiency

If you notice high energy bills, drafty or cold rooms, an old or inefficient heating system, or you have a desire to reduce your carbon footprint and embrace renewable energy, it may be an indication that an energy efficiency solution could benefit you. By recognising these signs and taking action to address energy inefficiencies, homeowners in the UK can enjoy reduced energy bills, enhanced comfort, and make a positive impact on the environment.

High fuel bills
If you find yourself struggling with high energy bills that seem to be ever-increasing, it may be a sign that your home’s energy efficiency is lacking.

Energy efficient heating
Frequently experience discomfort due to inconsistent temperatures or drafts in your living spaces, it’s worth considering the installation of air source heat pumps or electric storage heaters.

Carbon footprint
If you’re interested in reducing your carbon footprint and want to transition to cleaner energy sources, solar panels can be a suitable choice, all whilst providing a return on investment in just over 10 years.

Old boiler
If your current boiler is outdated or inefficient, resulting in poor heating performance and rising utility costs, an upgraded boiler can greatly improve both energy efficiency and overall comfort.

If you would like to talk to a specialist member of our team to discuss why you might need insulation, then get in touch with one of our energy efficiency experts.

Home Energy Efficiency Upgrades

Home appliances play a huge part in making your home more energy efficient. Making an upgrade could make a significant difference in how well your house heats up or even cools down, which results in a more comfortable living environment. The main benefit of this energy saving can also lead to lower fuel bills.

Air source heat pumps

An air source heat pump is an innovative system that uses renewable energy from the air to provide efficient heating and cooling. By installing an Air Source Heat Pump, you can enjoy a consistently comfortable indoor environment while significantly reducing your energy bills.

Benefits of air source heat pumps:

  • Efficient heating and cooling for year-round comfort.
  • Significant cost savings on energy bills.
  • Environmentally friendly with lower carbon emissions.

Boiler Upgrades

An upgraded boiler can significantly improve your home’s heating efficiency, leading to reduced energy consumption and lower heating bills. With advanced technology and improved performance, an upgraded boiler ensures a reliable and consistent heat supply throughout your home while reducing carbon emissions.

Benefits of upgrading your boiler:

  • Enhanced energy efficiency for lower energy consumption.
  • Reliable and consistent heating throughout the home.
  • Reduced carbon emissions and environmental sustainability.

Solar PV Panels

With solar PV panels, you can generate your own clean energy and reduce your reliance on traditional power sources. These panels harness the power of sunlight to generate electricity for your home. By installing Solar PV Panels, you can lower your energy bills, have a return on investment in just over 10 years, and contribute to a greener planet.

Benefits of solar panels:

  • Generate clean energy and reduce reliance on fossil fuels.
  • Lower energy bills through electricity generation.
  • Return on investment in just over 10 years.

Electric Storage Heaters

Electric storage heaters charge during off-peak hours when electricity costs are lower and release heat gradually throughout the day. By utilising off-peak electricity rates, Electric storage heaters provide consistent warmth while reducing your heating costs and minimising your environmental impact.

Benefits of electric storage heaters:

  • Efficient heat distribution with off-peak charging.
  • Cost-effective heating compared to traditional electric heaters.
  • Easy installation and low maintenance.

The Benefits of upgrading your home energy efficiency

Slash your energy bills
By embracing these energy-efficient solutions, you can substantially reduce your energy consumption, leading to lower monthly bills.

Enhance indoor comfort
Get rid of uncomfortable draughts, cold spots, and temperature imbalances by regulating indoor temperatures in an easier way. Upgrading your energy efficiency helps to provide a consistently comfortable living environment all year round.

Contribute to a sustainable future
By adopting energy-efficient measures, you’re not only benefiting your own household but also making a positive impact on the environment. Reduced carbon emissions and reliance on fossil fuels contribute to a greener, healthier planet.

Energy efficiency grant eligibility

Homeowners can receive energy efficiency grants through the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) scheme, which is designed to help households reduce their energy bills and make their homes more energy-efficient.

The ECO4 grant scheme has funding available until March 2026 and is available to homeowners in England, Scotland, and Wales.

To be eligible for ECO funding you must:

Own Your Own Home

Get Permission From Landlord (Rented)

Receive One Of The Above Benefits

Not Council Owned

If you are unsure, you can check your ECO funding eligibility today, or talk to one of our energy efficiency experts.

Register your interest here:

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