More homeowners in 2017 are taking take advantage of the offers the Government and energy companies put in place to assist reducing energy loss in our homes. This year has seen record levels of applications, homeowners are starting to reap the rewards of the energy saving initiative which is being pushed hard by the Government. Figures released show that 38.5% more enquiries have been made in the first 5 months of 2017 than the same period last year.

It would seem that all the campaigning is now beginning to have the desired effect. Consumers are looking to improve their homes by saving energy and in turn reducing their carbon footprint. One other major factor that the consumer seems to have latched onto is having the upgrades is increasing the value of their property significantly.

Loft insulation enquiries lead the way but central heating boiler replacements are a very close second.

The Government and energy suppliers take a very strong view that it is indeed easier to save energy than it is to build new sources of supply.

Just think, if you can save money and have the work done free of charge what’s to lose, plus you will be reducing your carbon footprint and increasing the value of your property.

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It’s so easy to find out if you qualify just select the upgrade you are looking at and then click the “see if I qualify” or “apply now”. This action really could save you and your family a great deal of money over the long term.

Could you be losing £8000?

The value of property in the UK is increasing day by day but has slowed in recent months due to the Brexit situation. One of the ways to maximise any increases is to ensure your property highly energy efficient. It is a fact that an energy efficient house is worth thousands more than a home with little or no efficiency. Recent figures show the average cost of an energy efficient property is just under £8000 more than an inefficient one. Just ask yourself if you are selling can you afford to lose this amount?

The majority of homeowners and tenants are always looking for ways to economise and save as much as they can as the cost of living continues to rise rapidly. One of the biggest ways of saving money seems to be ignored by the home owners and landlords alike.

Did you know a large number of energy supply companies offer large subsidies or grants to make our homes more energy efficient?

Homeowners/Tenants simply just do not take advantage of the generous subsidies that are on offer. In some cases, the energy saving measure may even be free so it is worth checking to see if you qualify and in turn increasing the value of your property.

Estate agents around the Country will tell you energy efficient homes attract much higher prices, this is becoming more so as buyers look for property efficiency.

3 easy ways to increase your properties value

1 Insulate your home to reduce loss of heat

2 Check your boiler is working efficiently

3 Check all your windows are efficient and draft free

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It is easy to find out if you qualify for a grant or even free installation select your requirement and just click the “see if I qualify” or “apply now”. This action could save you a great deal of money over the long term.

If your boiler is aging and needs replacing you could have a new one installed free of charge if you are on certain benefits. Select the option on this website and see if you are entitled to any financial assistance.

A modern condensing boiler is the most efficient boiler on the market. If everyone in the UK with gas or oil central heating installed a high-efficiency condensing boiler with full sets of heating controls we would save enough energy to heat nearly 2 million homes for an entire year.

Since 2010 only boilers that are 88% or more efficient can be installed in homes, and most of the boilers you can buy now are between 88% and 90% efficient.

Will an efficient new boiler save you money?

If you replace an old G-rated boiler with a modern A-rated boiler with a full set of heating controls, the Energy Saving Trust estimates you'll save upwards of £400 a year on your gas or oil bill. This does not take into account the cost of installing a new boiler.

With the cost of fuel rising this saving is well worth having especially if you look over the next 10 years, can you afford to waste £4000?

With so many helpful deals on offer currently it would pay you to find out if you can replace your old inefficient boiler.

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If you want to find out if you qualify just select the service you require and complete the questions, its simple free and could save you a fortune.

The UK is bracing its self for large hikes in energy costs, reports are showing energy bills will rise significantly in the next 6 months. Now would be an appropriate time to review your homes energy efficiency to help offset these rises.

It’s a fact the majority of homes in the UK are not as energy efficient as they could be, there is plenty of help available from the Government and energy suppliers. Just check on this site to see if you are entitled to any financial assistance making your home warmer. You could save hundreds a year and in turn increase the value of your property.

These could help:

Cavity wall insulation

This form of insulation is a filling blown into the gap between your interior and exterior walls. It helps save heat loss through your walls and therefore saves you money on your energy bills. Without cavity insulation, every home around the country could well be wasting more than £250 every year. Cavity insulation will keep your home warmer in the winter and much cooler in the summer so it really is a win win situation.

Boiler old and expensive to run?

If your boiler is not working efficiently you may well be entitled to a new one free of charge if you are on certain benefits. If your boiler is not work correctly it could well be costing you a great deal of money every year. It is a proven fact a new energy efficient boiler correctly installed could save you between £250 and £550 per year which is very worthwhile especially if it was free.

Need some help?

It is easy to find out if you qualify for a grant or even free installation select your requirement and just click the “see if I qualify” or “apply now”. This action could save you a great deal of money over the long term.

Summer is well on its way and we all seem to forget just how cold it was in the winter months. The Government are planning a big campaign to encourage homeowners to check their loft insulation before the next winter arrives.

Insulating your loft is a very simple and quick way to instantly save money and in certain circumstances this can be done in your house completely free of charge.

The majority of big energy suppliers are offering free insulation for your home if you are on certain benefits. It really does make sense to check out just what you are entitled to and in turn save money. Ask yourself if you can afford to let money slip through your fingers, if the answer is no then check what you can do about it. This time of year is a good time to have these jobs done due to insulation engineers not being so busy as they are in the winter months.

Your boiler

Boilers are one of the largest contributors to our ever-increasing energy bills, it is vital to have an efficient boiler to help control these costs. It is a proven fact a new energy efficient boiler can save you between £400 and £800 per year which is very worthwhile. Again just check out to see if you are eligible for any assistance upgrading your existing boiler.

At this current point in time there are many really helpful cash contributions available to help people on various benefits and even people who are not. It really could be worth your while to take a little time to find out if you qualify.

Need some help?

It’s easy to find out if you qualify just select the upgrade you require and then click the “see if I qualify” or “apply now”. This action really could save you a great deal of money over the long term.