What is Renewable Energy and Why Do We Need It?

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The concept of renewable energy, often referred to as green energy, is now becoming exponentially popular among households across the country.  This is because of the exceptionally low-cost energy efficiency it entails, whilst also reducing the carbon emissions put into the environment. Given the environmental conditions of the world right now, it is absolutely essential …

Smart Thermostats – Are They Worth the Investment?

Smart Thermostats Benefits

We’re sure that you might’ve already heard about “smart thermostats” and how they’ve been revolutionising homes across the country. However, the real question here is – Are they really the better option? Do they actually offer you the various smart thermostats benefits when compared to the traditional ones? Additionally, is it worth you spending so …

Heat Pumps VS Solar Panels – Which One To Choose?

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With so many renewable heating systems on offer, finding the right one for your home will require some time and effort.  However, most sustainable homeowners and businesses find themselves opting for a heat pump or a solar thermal. This brings us to the question, between Heat Pumps VS Solar Panels, which is the better choice? …

Choosing the Right Boiler Size for Your Home – Here’s How!

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Whilst the size of a biomass boiler isn’t everything when it comes to choosing one for your home, the question “what’s the right boiler size?” does come into play when replacing it. This is primarily because a lot of research and thinking goes into determining your hot water requirements. For the record, the size of …

Energy Efficiency – 5 Myths Debunked

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Call them whatever you want, but there are a few energy efficiency myths that have been withstanding the test of time! These misconceptions about the way we leverage our heating units may not only be stopping us from lowering our energy consumption but also costing us more than we could imagine. That said, today our …

​Solar Thermal Panel Installation – 5 Things to Consider

A solar thermal panel installation has certain prerequisites, being informed will help you get maximum efficiency from your panels; large solar panels on an open green field

Solar thermal panels are an increasingly popular sustainable heating technology used in homes due to their efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Because of this,  panels make a great addition to almost any household. However, installing solar thermal panels may require a fair share of thinking ahead of installation, as they can be a significant investment, albeit a …

Here’s Why You Should Get Your Boiler Serviced Before Christmas

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We’re already a week into December and Christmas is fast approaching! While it’s time to start prepping for the festive season, it’s also important to make sure you’re not going to have any heating issues before winter. That said, although this might seem like an additional expense, if not done at the right time, it …

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