Loft InsulationIt's never been more important to think about insulating your loft. Without proper insulation a lot of the valuable, expensive energy you use to heat your home will be lost through the loft. in an uninsulated home a quarter of your heat is lost through the roof. Insulating your loft is a simple and effective way to reduce your heating bills.
What are the benefits of loft insulation?The benefits of loft insulation are well documented and many homes are already insulated to some degree. However, current standards recommend for the domestic market, is a thickness of 270mm - many properties have a thickness of just 50-100mm.
A quarter of your home's heat is lost through the roof so it's a prime target in the war on waste! You could save up to £220 a year on your heating bills. Using less energy reduces carbon dioxide emissions (CO2): one of the biggest causes of climate change.
If everyone in the UK installed 270mm loft insulation, we could save more than £700 million and nearly four million tonnes of CO2 every year.