How can I improve the energy efficiency of my home? In this article we show you 11 easy ways you can improve the energy efficiency of your home and help reduce your energy bills at the same time.
As many energy companies continue to put their prices up, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to manage your money to meet rising energy prices. That’s why Yorkshire Boilers are here to with our 11 easy ways to improve the energy efficiency of your home…
11 Easy Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home
Here are Yorkshire Boilers 11 easy ways to improve the energy efficiency of your home and also help reduce your electricity bills:
- Insulate Your Home
- Upgrade to a New Energy Efficient Boiler
- Upgrade to Double or Triple Glazing Windows
- Get an Energy Monitor
- Switch to a Cheaper Energy Tariff
- Monitor your Energy Consumption
- Use Energy Efficient Appliances
- Turn Down Your Thermostat
- Wrap Up Warm
- Consider Solar Panels
- Switch Off Appliances When not in Use
Ways to Improve the Energy Efficiency of your Home
Insulate Your Home
Around a third of the heat in your home is lost through the walls. Insulating your home can be one of the most cost effective ways to improve the energy efficiency of your home and save you money on your heating bill. In fact insulating your homes appropriately could save you around £160 a year.
Upgrade to a New Energy Efficient Boiler
Is the efficiency rating of your boiler below ‘A’? If so upgrading to a new energy efficient boiler with a rating of 90% could save you up to £340 a year according to the Energy Savings Trust.
Don’t get us wrong we know that buying a new boiler outright to improve the energy efficiency of your home is expensive. For most of us the upfront cost and installation of a new boiler can put us off. That’s why Yorkshire Boilers offer great low cost payment options for your new boiler on finance meaning you don’t have to hand over all your savings at once, but you still get an energy efficient boiler which will help improve the energy efficiency of your home and cut down the price of your heating bill.
Upgrade to Double or Triple Glazing Windows
If you don’t have double glazing windows fitted, you’ll be amazed at the difference it can make to your annual energy bills. Although the initial investment to upgrade to double or triple glazing windows is high, you will save money in the long run as less heat will escape your home.
Get An Energy Monitor
An energy monitor is a simple device designed to estimate how much energy you’re using in real time. This allows you to see where you can cut back on your usage to reduce your bills.
Consider Solar Panels
Installing solar panels to your house enables you to generate your own heat or power. Although the upfront cost may put you off the be Green Yorkshire have deals on Solar PV systems from only £2995 check them out today.
Improve the Energy Efficiency of Your Home with Yorkshire Boilers
Yorkshire Boilers are the fastest growing boiler company in Yorkshire and the surrounding regions. We provide an outstanding service to our customers and pride ourselves on the high levels of customer service that customers would expect. All of our engineers are Gas Safe registered, so you have peace of mind that all work carried out by us is safe and efficient.
For most of us buying a new, energy efficient boiler outright can seem quite expensive. That’s why Yorkshire Boilers offer great finance options on our boilers, meaning you don’t have to hand over all your savings at once. For more information on choosing one of our new energy efficient boilers on finance please read 22 benefits of our boilers on finance.
Call a friendly member of our experienced sales team on 0808 156 9001 or simply fill in our short form for a free boiler quote.