Why insulate your home's cavity walls?
- If your home was built from 1920 onwards, it's likely to have cavity walls
- By insulating this gap, you can reduce the amount of heat lost and save money off your heating bills
- Cavity wall insulation is quick to install and requires only minimal disruption
Why should I use cavity insulation in my home?
Cavity wall insulation can be quickly installed with very little fuss and there are many benefits.
Reduce the amount of heat lost from your home and save energy.
Lower your bills
Heat your home for less saving on your energy bills.
Improve your EPC rating
Your EPC rating shows how much your building costs to heat and light and how you can make it more energy efficient. Insulation makes a huge difference to your EPC rating.
Using less energy means you'll be living in a more environmentally-friendly way.
How does cavity wall insulation work?
To start we need to find out if your home is suitable for cavity wall insulation. To assess this we drill small holes in your outside walls. If it's suitable for your property, the cavity between the inner and outer walls is then filled with insulating material. The holes in the brickwork are then filled in again.
The installation process takes just a few hours and should come with a Cavity Insulation Guarantee Agency (CIGA) guarantee.
Is my home suitable for cavity wall insulation?
Cavity wall insulation is suitable for your home if:
- Your walls are in good condition
- Your home is less than three storeys high
- The cavity is at least 50mm wide
- There are no issues with rain or high water penetration.
To find out if you qualify for subsidised cavity wall insulation, call us on 0800 096 8634(1) and we'll set up a free, no-obligation assessment with one of our qualified installers, who will visit your home to check its suitability.
With the government's ECO Scheme you can get cavity wall insulation and loft insulation for free if you're eligible to improve your home's energy efficiency.
To find out if you qualify for free or subsidised loft insulation, call us on 0800 096 8634(2) and we'll set up a free, no-obligation assessment with one of our qualified installers, who will visit your home to check its suitability.
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