Eco Home Tool

Ever wondered how energy efficient your home is or need tips and suggestion on where improvements can be made?  Then our Eco Home Tool can help.

Eco Home tool

Home Energy Support Line

For impartial guidance on improving the energy efficiency of your home, call our home energy efficiency support line for free on 0808 196 8257.

The advisers at Energy Saving Trust will be happy to discuss your plans, and answer any questions you may have. Lines are open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm (except public holidays).

Eco Home Reward

You could get up to £1,000 if you applied for a qualifying mortgage and registered for the Eco Home Reward. You’ll need to make one or more eligible energy efficient home improvements to qualify for the cashback.

To find out more about the offer including whether you are eligible and key dates, please view the full details of the reward. Conditions and exclusions apply. 

Full details of the rewardEco Home Reward

Free Energy Efficiency Online Events

In partnership with Energy Saving Trust, we're running online events to help you make your home more environmentally friendly.

Join us to find out how you could save energy around your home and reduce your household bills through upgrading your property.

Register for free

Funding Eco Home Improvements

Our borrowing options that can help you on your way to creating the energy efficient home you've always dreamed of.

Borrowing options

EPC - Energy ratings explained

Understanding your EPC and how to improve it

Get to grips with your EPC, or Energy Performance Certificate, and why it’s essential for your home.

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Getting an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)

When you sell or rent a property, it’s important to have an EPC. Find out how to get yours.

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Green jargon. What it all means

Jargon busting common phrases and key words about energy saving and going green.

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Eco-friendly at home

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Help with your energy bills in winter

Find out if you’re eligible for help with your energy bills from these government and supplier schemes.

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How to get help with energy-saving home improvements

Could you be eligible for money off your home improvements?

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Ways to help your kitchen be eco-friendly

Did you know your kitchen is the greatest source of energy consumption in your entire home?  Here’s some ideas to help make your kitchen more eco-friendly?

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7 ways you can make your home more energy efficient

If you’re looking to improve your Energy Performance of your home and save money on everyday energy bills, these tips could help.

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Create an eco-friendly bathroom

Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to going green in the bathroom.

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Save money on your heating

Feeling cold at home? Before you up the temperature (and your energy bill) there are some simple things you and your family can do first.

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Building a sustainable games room for you and your family

While making your home more sustainable, don’t forget to think about your games or playroom. Here are 5 tips to make it greener than ever.

 

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Helping our planet

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5 ways to cut your carbon footprint

Taking an environmentally friendly approach to your lifestyle doesn’t have to be drastic. The little things can make a big difference.  Here’s five ways that can help

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Net carbon zero by 2050

Here’s how the government has pledged to reduce carbon emissions and fight climate change.

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What you need to know about climate change

What is climate change? Find out what it is, how it impacts us and what you can do to help.

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9 ways to be more sustainable and save money

Conscious of your carbon footprint? It could be easier than you think to be more energy efficient.

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Homeowner Inspiration

We’ve brought together inspirational content, hints, tips and tools for homeowners like you.

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