A new page on measuring gas consumption has been added. The page on measuring electricity consumption has been updated. Both can be found in the miscellaneous section.
The holiday checklist has been updated in preparation for the holiday season. It can be found in the miscellaneous section.
The dishwasher page has been updated with more energy saving tips, it can be found in the electrical and water sections.
How to save water in toilet cisterns has been expanded in the water saving section.
The radiator fault finding page has been updated with extra information.
The central heating electricity use page has been updated with new information based on feedback from our readers.
The background page in the miscellaneous section has been updated with more information.
The heating section home page and more tips how to save heat have been updated.
Electricity costs, electricity use and CO2 generation added for the first three years of our second house.
Tips for saving heat in the greenhouse updated with more information.
The insulating central heating and hot water pipes page has been revised along with the example of poor central heating pipe insulation.
Over the years we have had a fair few mails asking us to either come and repair something or install a new boiler, etc - sorry but we don't make house calls. This site is aimed at providing advice. We welcome feedback both good and bad and love to hear about new ideas for saving money and energy.
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