Soaring fuel bills, summer water shortages and a concern for the environment and the damaging effects of greenhouse gases mean that homeowners everywhere are growing more and more interested in cutting down their energy and water consumption.
Even without the prospect of tax incentives for installing 'green' measures around your home, energy-saving is currently one of the hottest topics in the DIY world and this handy book should be the green DIY-er's bible. With advice on assessing your home's energy efficiency and dozens of simple energy-saving and water-wise tips, you'll be able to cut down your bills in a flash.
There are also clear, illustrated step-by-step projects for installing loft insulation, draught-proofing your doors and windows, improving the efficiency of your central heating, fixing wasteful dripping taps and much more.
|The Energy-Efficient Home||p.10|
|Insulation and Ventilation||p.32|
|Products and Suppliers||p.123|
Number Of Pages: 128
Published: 28th September 2007
Publisher: Reader's Digest
Dimensions (cm): 25.4 x 17.8 x 2.7
Weight (kg): 0.625