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thinkinsulation's Energy Saving DIY Doctor, Lydia Sharples

Lydia Sharples has five years experience in the energy and environment industry. She is a passionate DIY expert with a keen eye for all things green and sustainable. Lydia is focused on helping consumers to create warmer, more cost efficient homes, from promoting simple energy saving tips, to providing advice about the funding available for green home improvements. She actively supports campaigns such as The Energy Bill Revolution, which calls for warm homes and lower bills for all.

Hannah Corbett – Energy Efficiency in the Summer

Being mindful of your energy usage is often just associated with the colder months of the year, and keeping your home warm. But, keeping cool in the spring and summer months can use just as much energy as staying warm in the winter. It’s important to monitor your energy usage all year round, and the below tips can help … Continue Reading...

Earth Day – 22nd April 2014

Earth Day 2013Every year on the 22nd April, over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. From San Francisco to San Juan, Beijing to Brussels, Moscow to Marrakesh, people plant trees, clean up their communities, contact their elected officials, and more—all on behalf of the environment.

Like Earth Days of the past, Earth Day 2014 will focus … Continue Reading...

Big Energy Saving Week 2014

Energy-Saving-Week-2012Big Energy Saving Week takes place today till Friday 31st January as a collaboration between Citizens Advice, Energy Saving Trust, Government, energy suppliers and other voluntary and charitable organisations. The main aim of the week is to bring together consumers with all the advice and assistance that is out there in relation to their fuel bills.

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With Summer in bloom, MOT your garden

gardenWe have experienced a heatwave in the UK over the past couple of weeks. The green-fingered army are out in force to mow, water and preen their lawns this summer.

Implementing a few changes to your roof terrace, backyard or good sized lawn can help you save energy and the planet.

Thinkinsulation has come up with some top gardening … Continue Reading...

Small changes in Spring weather can add up to big savings

With Spring firmly in bloom and the days getting warmer, this is the perfect opportunity to carry out small energy saving changes around the home to make the most of the natural heat and light.

Use thermostats to control temperatures

  • Using a thermostat in your home will mean that you can regulate temperatures, and ensure that you are only
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