energy saving

More than half of jobs carried out by UK tradespeople are focussed on energy-saving

Against the ongoing cost of living crisis, a Screwfix survey has found more than half (54%) of all jobs being carried out by UK tradespeople over the past year have had an energy-saving focus, up by a third when compared to 2022. More than 400 tradespeople took part in the survey, with 86% saying that […]

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UK missing out on ‘easy energy savings’ – BESA said

Despite growing concern about energy costs, thousands of commercial and residential building owners are missing out on straightforward, low-cost ways to improve energy efficiency, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).  Turning down thermostats and heating flow temperatures, having boilers and other plant serviced, improving insulation, and replacing inefficient lightbulbs with LEDs are all quick […]

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How to help customers reduce energy costs this winter

Martyn Raine, Technical Skills Manager at SNIPEF, takes a look at the things that installers can advise their customers to save money this winter. “Go and put another jumper on” is something I heard as a child, but is it something this generation will hear?  We all deserve the right to be warm; building regulations […]

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