The government has today (7th February 2017) introduced new plans to ‘fix the broken housing market’ and to build more homes across England.
A series of measures have been announced to get the right homes built in the right places, … Read the rest
The construction industry received an early Christmas present in mid-December when, after much delay, the Each Home Counts – Bonfield Review was finally published.
The review’s primary objective was to identify ways of ensuring energy efficiency and renewable energy measures … Read the rest
This blog is all about slimming down but, don’t worry, we’re not going to berate you if you’ve broken your new year diet plan. Instead, we’re looking at how to slim down the insulation layer in internal wall insulation (IWI)… Read the rest
If you live in the UK, there’s a good chance your floor isn’t insulated. Around three quarters of British homes were constructed before the first thermal performance requirements for floors were introduced in the 1976 Building Regulations. This means your… Read the rest
The winter snow offers a rare opportunity to see effects of poorly insulating homes. Take any row of homes and look for the ones with no snow on the roof. All that wasted heat is money down the drain (or… Read the rest