Household Bills Survey Results Revealed

Household bills equate to some of our most expensive outgoings each month, but across Great Britain, are we doing enough to save money? A recent survey by NatWest revealed that across England, Scotland and Wales, consumers are missing out on opportunities to save, with almost a third admitting to not comparing prices to find a better deal on any of their household bills.… Read More

How to Save Energy (& Money!) this Winter

Saving energy saves you money; but there are so many tips, tricks, and tall tales online these days that it’s hard to know what really works. So here’s our quick guide to things you can easily do to save money on your energy bills this winter. Only put the heating on when it’s required, not all day Why let your house get cold just to have to use up energy heating it up again right?… Read More

Can Buying Heating Oil Early Help Cut the Cost of Your Energy Bills This Winter?

When you’re in the middle of a summer heatwave it can be a real struggle to think about energy bills and heating your home, but for heating oil users, planning ahead can mean saving hundreds of pounds. This is because, unlike gas which has a relatively consistent value, the price of heating oil fluctuates throughout the year.… Read More

Heating Oil Additives: What Do They Do?

With the price of heating oil subject to unpredictable fluctuations, households not receiving energy from the mains gas supply are always looking for ways to improve the efficiency of their homes and reduce heating costs. One of the quickest and easiest ways to achieve this is by using a heating oil additive.… Read More

Top 5 Tips for Looking After Your Heating Oil

As a heating oil user you’ll be well aware of how important it is to look after your fuel supplies. Unlike gas, which is supplied as and when you need it, heating oil must be delivered and then stored in a nearby tank – so protecting your heating oil is crucial if you want to stay warm all year round.… Read More

Why Your Boiler Needs Regular Servicing

When it comes to household maintenance, it can be tempting to take the “if it isn’t broke, why fix it?” approach, particularly when it comes to your boiler. Tucked away in a dark corner of the house, why bother servicing it when it’s already working fine? The answer is actually three-fold.… Read More

OFTEC Urge NI Residents to Apply for Boiler Replacement Scheme

£2 million cash injection extends Boiler Replacement Scheme until 31st March 2016. Industry body OFTEC are urging homeowners in Northern Ireland to take advantage of recent extensions to the Boiler Replacement Scheme. The nationwide programme, which was launched in 2012, was created to help homeowners fund the replacement of their old boiler, by providing a grant of up to £1,000 for eligible homes.… Read More

Easy Ways to Cut Your Household Bills (Infographic)

With household bills getting bigger every year, finding cheap, easy ways to cut your costs has never been so important. Luckily, even small changes can make a big difference to your bank balance – check out our energy efficiency infographic for simple, money-saving ideas you can try today.   Click below to view the full version:     … Read More

Cheap Ways to Keep Your Home Warm

With temperatures plummeting and snow clouds sweeping the country, it’s important to make sure that your home is prepared for the cold weather ahead. Luckily, there are several low-cost ways to keep your home warm during winter. Simply follow our top tips to stay snug and cut-down on your heating bills today!… Read More

8 Easy Ways to Save Money on Your Heating Oil This Winter

With fuel poverty on the rise and winter well on its way, energy efficiency is more important than ever. If you want to make your oil supply go further this season, check out our useful tips for easy ways to stay warm for less!   1) Invest in Insulation According to the Energy Saving Trust, around 60% of the warmth that is lost from your home escapes through the walls or roof.… Read More