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What is a home retrofit?

Make your home more energy efficient

A home retrofit aims to improve the energy efficiency of a home by making it easier to heat up and better at retaining heat. It also considers renewable energy options to heat and power your home, which could mean significant savings on energy bills over the long-term and help you to live more sustainably.

What are the benefits of a home retrofit?

Lower energy bills

The heating system of a poorly insulated home will have to work harder and could cost you more to run. So, reducing how much heat your home wastes makes sense for your pocket and the planet.

A warmer, energy-efficient home

Improving insulation and reducing heat loss will not only make it easier to heat your home but could also help to keep it warmer for longer.

A healthier environment

Taking steps to reduce or remove cold, damp and mould will help improve air quality in your home and could have a positive impact your health too.

Five most common UK property types

We've identified the five most common types of property in the UK and suggested how you could make them more energy efficient. Even if you don’t find your exact house type, the tips can apply to many different types of homes. You should speak with a qualified expert to understand the changes you could make to your home.

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