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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

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Save Energy with City Technical Services

City Technical Services was originally formed in 1985, but in 2001, when Kenneth Henderson took his place as Managing Director, our business strategy changed significantly.
City Technical Services has become a forerunner in the energy installation and maintenance industry for both commercial and domestic markets and the company has gone from strength-to-strength.

How to Save Energy with City Technical Services…

With our innovation and services like Cavity Wall insulation and Loft insulation 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 energy bills and saving money.

Have a look at this video about the regeneration in Glasgow, which City Technical Services undertook

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