Retrofit Coordinator

Having qualified as a Retrofit Coordinator (PAS 2035) already in September 2019 before the position was in official operation, I am slowly hearing more noises and getting enquiries about the work. The Retrofit Coordinator position has been voluntary for ECO work since...

Landlords update your property portfolio

I was approached by a landlord who wanted to borrow against his existing properties and was asked by the bank to improve the EPC of one of the houses with an EPC in Band F before they could proceed with a loan. I discovered that a Fensa certificate for the windows...

MEES Advice

I was approached by a landlord letting a flat with an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) rating of 10 in Band G.  How do you bring a property so low on the EPC into Band E with a minimum of 39 rating, when it can legally be let? Checking on the EPC’s of...

Superhome for sale

The Low Energy House at £100 per year Having made all the improvements we had planned to undertake and more it is time for us to move on after enjoying our comfortable home in a great position for 8 years.  We are planning to down-size and spend more time travelling –...

Keeping warm in colder seasons

Clients mentioned that their entrance hallway and cloak room were cold and asked if I could suggest energy improvements. This is a small lean-to extension to the main house with filled cavity walls.  The customers weren’t sure about the insulation leveI in the...