At home

Family enjoying warm, healthy home

3 Essentials for a healthy home

Keep your home warm and healthy this winter.

Uggs 001 SL R 201505 Open

Simple ways to lower energy bills

Simple things you can do to keep your home warm and dry.

Heatpump with Energy Rating Labels

Heating & cooling

Learn about efficient ways to heat and cool your home, and the different types of heating options.

Installing 001 SL R 201505 Open

Insulation

Insulation makes your home warmer and healthier. Learn more about checking and installing home insulation.

Steam 001 SL R 201506 Open

Dampness

How to tackle dampness in your home.

Window 001 SL R 201505 Open

Ventilation

Useful tips for home ventilation to keep your home airtight and remove excess moisture.

Silver dishwasher

Appliances

Learn how to choose energy efficient appliances and use them wisely.

Solar panels on roof

Solar panels

Learn about how solar panels work, whether they stack up for you, and how to get the best out of your system.

Doubleglazing 001 SL R 201506 Open

Windows

Double glazing, retrofit alternatives, DIY window insulation kits, low-E window film, curtains and blinds.

Shower 001 SL R 201506 Open

Hot water

Saving money on hot water and choosing a new water heating system.

Lightbulb 002 SL R 201507 Open

Lighting

Choosing quality energy efficient bulbs, understanding bulb packaging and energy efficient bulb standards.

Door 001 SL R 201506 Open

Draught stopping

Simple solutions for draughts, choosing and fitting weather stripping and testing for air tightness.

Boyinsul 001 SL R 201505 Open

Buying & renting

Tips for buying or renting a home, and information on rental property maintenance for landlords and tenants.

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Renovating

Includes insulation, draught stopping, dampness, double glazing, heating and hot water.

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Building

Includes choosing architects and builders, designing for the sun, insulation, ventilation and heating.

Solinverter 001 SL R 201506 Open

Generating energy

Solar electricity (PV), micro-hydro, small wind turbines and stand-alone power systems (SAPS).