Keeping Broxtowe Homes Warmer This Winter

Keeping Broxtowe Homes Warmer This Winter

11/9/18 - 251 HOMES HAVE BENEFITTED from Broxtowe Borough Council’s external wall insulation scheme since 2015, keeping tenants warmer and helping to prevent fuel poverty.

Cllr Eric Kerry outside a property which has received external wall insulationWorking in partnership with Sustainable Building Services (UK) Ltd, the Council’s Capital Works teams have been targeting Council-owned properties that have solid external walls or are hard to treat to improve their thermal efficiency by installed external wall insulation.

Mrs Trussell lives in Stapleford and has benefitted from the scheme. She says: I’ve seen a 100% benefit all round. Its warmer, it looks better, holds the damp at bay. It’s so much cheaper. 100% recommend it!”

Chair of the Housing Committee, Councillor Eric Kerry said: “We regularly hear about fuel poverty in the news and we know it’s a real concern for some of our tenants so we’re pleased that so many residents have already benefitted from the scheme. As well as helping to keep tenants homes warm and their fuel costs down, the scheme is also helping the Council be more environmentally friendly and manage its impact on the environment for future generations.”

Sustainable Building Services (UK) Ltd are happy to receive enquiries from private residents who may wish to consider having similar work completed. Please contact Dave Elton Group Marketing Manager on 0345 2571165.

Capital Works
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