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Loft Insulation

As one of the most Green Energy service & Maintenance companies in the UK, City Technical Services are available 365 days a year, 24/7 for your convenience. This is a good thing, because let’s face it, your boiler won’t hold off breaking down until it’s more suitable for you. No, it will most likely happen at the most inconvenient time possible, well, at least that’s my experience.

City Technical Services provide a range of Services and are accredited Green Deal Installers and Suppliers. Whether it’s a Boiler Replacement, Loft Insulation or perhaps you may be due for your boiler to go through its annual Gas safety check, City Technical can help you, and not just with these things, our missions statement is to provide our customers with warmer homes and save them money at the same time, more heat with lower costs, that is one of the primary goals of City Technical Services. If we can get this done through the governments Green Deal scheme using Green Deal finance or Green Deal Loans, all the better.

Insulate your HomeTake our Craigdale Housing Association work for example, with over 1450 boiler replacement and installations with surveys to follow, we received 100% positive feedback!

We treat out commercial and domestic customers exactly the same, each and every customer regardless of being domestic or commercial, a private landlord, housing association, private tenant or a council tenant, you will be treated with the same high level of professional customer service and workmanship that we’ve built our reputation on.

Take our Loft Insulation for example, up to 25% of your heat is lost through a poorly insulated or uninsulated roof . If you qualify, you may be able to have your loft insulation carried out free of charge. An average household will make savings in the region of £180 each year once their loft is insulated (Source: Energy Savings Trust). This means that you will not be losing as much heat through your loft and as a knock on effect, cost you less to heat your home. With so many families in Scotland suffering from fuel poverty, this solution will give you the affordable warmth you need for your home.

Call City Technical Services to insulate your home, whether it’s Loft insulation, external or cavity wall insulation, City Technical have over a decade’s experience in the renewables and the energy efficiency industry.

City Technical is seen as a green company, focusing on reducing your carbon footprint, saving energy, and reducing customers’ fuel bills. Our services like Boiler Replacement are available through the governments Green deal scheme using green deal grants and loans, we definitely are helping customers lower their energy bills and save them money.

Let City Technical help you save some of your money, Let us insulate your home.

Our Contact Centre is open all year round 24/7, 365 days per year. Call us on 0844 391 5556 today

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The Green Deal

The Green Deal hepls with your energy use, carbon footprint and ultimately your energy costs. It can be used to make any home improvements that will improve the energy efficiency of your home, although you may have to find an approved Green Deal Provider to help you access any green deal finance or government grants.
City Technical Services is not only an approved Green Deal Provider, City Technical is also an approved Green Deal Installer. The home improvements that save the most energy and money varies from house to house, it really just depends on your home.

Green DealThe Typical Green Deal Home Improvements include

  • Insulation: External Wall Insulation, Cavity Wall Insulation and Loft Insulation. If you qualify for it – It could be free
  • Heating:A Boiler Replacement providing you with an A+ Rated Energy Efficient Boiler will bring the bills down and if you can get this through Green Deal Scotland, all the better.
  • Draught Proofing: Easily done andd there are various giude readily available to assist with this.
  • Double Glazing: Always will improve the thermal flow in your home
  • Renewable Energy Generation: Solar Panels not only help you generate your own electricity, but you could earn money back by selling your excess to your electricity provider.

These are only some examples of the types of home improvements available through Green Deal. With City Technical being a Green Company, we pride ourselves in making everyone aware of the pro’s and cons of Green Deal. The ‘golden rule’ of the cost of the Green Deal measure must be less or equal to the savings on your energy bills. This means that these improvements won’t cost you extra money and will help reduce your energy bills and help the environment by minimising your carbon footprint.

Insulate your HomeWhen you compare Green Deal Installers, it is well worth remembering that the commitment of this company is one that can last for 25 years. City Technical Services have so much experience and longevity within this industry to ensure that all of our work that is carried out is of the highest quality, as well as a great track record of happy customers and a reputation for excellent customer service. We’re large enough to deliver, but still small enough to care.

Call City Technical today on 844 579 6493

Why Insulate Your Home

This is why you should Insulate your Home

Insulate your HomeThere are many reasons why you should insulate your home and below, City Technical will give you some of the best reason for Loft Insulation, Cavity Wall Insulation and External Wall Insulation. Basically, reasons to insulate your home.

According to the Energy Savings Trust (EST), homes lose around 33% (1/3) of heat is lost through walls, and up to 25% of your heat escapes through an uninsulated loft. That means that you could be losing more than half of your heating, just think what half the bill would be, you could be saving that,  only if you Insulate your home.

Draught Proofing

Draught proofing provides effective, yet inexpensive form of insulation, especially around window frames and doors. The average household can save approx. £55 a year on heating costs with basic draught proofing and although that doesn’t sound like a lot over the course of the year but it is better in your pocket than not. A simple saving if you insulate your home effectively or have a green company Like City Technical Insulate your home.

Draught Proofing

Cavity Wall Insulation

Cavity Wall Insulation could be one of the best examples of how you could be making huge savings by deciding to insulate your home. An average home that has the cavity walls insulated will save approx. £140 per year on heating costs. Something which sizable enough to get your attention. So get it done – Insulate your home.

Cavity Wall Insulation

External Wall Insulation

External Wall Insulation can save the average home around £475 each year, which is a lot by anyone’s standards. You should be saving this too, so go on, insulate your home.

External Wall Insulation

Loft Insulation

Loft Insulation is another are where huge savings can be made. With up to a quarter of your heat can escape through an uninsulated loft, just divide your heating bill by four and that is the amount of money you could be saving each year. An average household will make savings in the region of £180 each year.

Loft Insulation


By our reckoning, you could be saving over £700 per year if you took care of your insulation, this would also help reduce your carbon footprint significantly.

By choosing to take advantage of the governments Green Deal, you could have your insulation installed in your home with no upfront cost. You simply spread the payments through your energy bills and if you happen to be in a position where you are letting your property, then you can claim a £1,500 Tax Allowance to claim the cost of insulating your properties.

What Now

So now you know the basics of how much wastage there is and how much you could be saving on your heating bills, what are you going to do?

Call City Technical Services to insulate your home, with over a decade’s experience in the renewables and the energy efficiency industry, City Technical is now proud to be seen as a green company with a focus on reducing carbon, saving energy, and reducing customers’ fuel bills, without compromising on quality. With our innovation and services like Cavity Wall insulation, Loft insulation and Boiler Replacement through the governments Green deal scheme and green deal grants and loans, we definitely are helping customers reduce their carbon footprint, helping the environment, save energy and overall lowering customers energy bills and saving them money. Let City Technical help you save some hard earned cash, Let us insulate your home.

Our Contact Centre is open all year round 24/7, 365 days per year. Call us on 0844 391 5556 today and start making those savings

Sources: Energy Saving Trust, U-Switch