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Under floor heating approved by Princess Anne

Princess Anne has backed a campaign to raise funds for under floor heating to be installed at a house of worship in Witney. The royal visited St Mary's Church and gave a short speech about the historic building, the Oxford Mail reports. "St Mary's Church is very unique and very special... More >

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Thermal insulation 'can prevent ice build up'

Homeowners worried about ice building up in their property's guttering during cold weather may be able to cure the problem with thermal insulation. This is according to Angie Hicks, writing for the Kansas City Star, who was responding to a question from one reader regarding how to deal with the... More >

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Could home-based offices lead to increase in insulation needs?

There may be a rise in the number of individuals investing in wall insulation following one expert's comments about the increase in garage conversions. Stefan Zachary, founder of Zachary Design, explained how more and more people are looking to transform aspects of their home to create working... More >

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Under floor heating 'good alternative to radiators'

People looking to refurbish their bathroom may want to consider installing under floor heating. Writing for the Independent, Kate Hilpern explained how laying pipes below the floor can be a good alternative to a radiator. "Most of our bathrooms are small and, if you're really unlucky, they... More >

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Adding heating insulation 'could save £488 a year'

Landlords who own some of the UK's coldest homes could save their tenants £488 a year by installing heating insulation, it has been claimed. Research conducted by Friends of the Earth and WWF found that the average cost of keeping some of the country's poorest performing homes warm is... More >

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Funds for heating insulation needed to modernise hall

Villagers in Morpeth are being asked to help raise funds for much-needed renovations at a local 89-year-old building. It is hoped that wealthy well-wishers can donate the £500,000 required to install features such as thermal insulation at Ponteland Memorial Hall. The money will bring the site... More >

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Heating insulation 'could reduce UK's carbon footprint'

Installing heating insulation has been suggested as one way to help lower the UK's carbon emissions. In an interview with the BBC, the Department of Energy and Climate Change's (DECC) chief scientific adviser David MacKay explained how renovating homes and turning thermostats down can make... More >

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Homeowners 'should take advantage of heating insulation offers'

Homeowners have been urged to take advantage of wall insulation and loft lagging to help make their properties greener. The National Association of Estate Agents (NAEA) has encouraged people to investigate what efficiency measures are available on the market. Peter Bolton King, chief executive of... More >

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Marmox at Ecobuild '11

 The Ecobuild show has come around fast again and this year it's bigger and better than ever being held at the Excel, London. We are at the show exhibiting our new Marmox Thermoblocks and insulated waterproof boards. We also are showing off a wall lining product we are soon looking to... More >

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Reading council properties receive heating insulation

Heating insulation has helped some council houses in Reading to provide a better standard of living than private properties in the area. This is according to Careen Kenning of Reading Federation of Tenants' and Residents' Associations, who told Get Reading that significant funds have been... More >

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No.1 Coronation St given eco-friendly makeover

A replica of a famous house from the fictional Coronation Street in Weatherfield is set to be unveiled at the Ideal Home Show. The property belonging to characters Ken and Deidre Barlow has been given an eco-friendly makeover in a bid to encourage the British public to follow suit, the Daily Mirror... More >

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