Reducing Heat Loss through Walls and Windows

How to - Cut Fuel Bills - Reduce Heat Loss - through Walls and Windows

If you came to the event and did not get a handout please accept this apology for not printing enough and please download it here. The handout has links to CRIF and Weber and lots of other useful resources mentioned. Also if you have any feedback about the event which will help us improve, or if you have any questions, please do let us know.

You can now view Andy Brown's presentation here

Are you ready for the Green Deal?

This house has a mix of insulation inside and outside

Date: Thursday 24th Nov 2011
Time: 7.30-9.30pm
Venue: St. Lukes United Reform Church, Victoria Road, Cambridge CB4 3DZ (parking available)
Free entry, donations welcome

Your questions answered

  • How much heat am I losing through my walls?
  • I have solid walls. Should I (can I) insulate on the inside or the outside?
  • How much space does the insulation take up?
  • How much will it cost?
  • Will upgrading my windows make a difference?
  • What can I do with sash windows to reduce heat loss?

Check out your house now with our simple home heat loss model.

Are you concerned about increasing energy costs? Would you like to know more about how to reduce heat loss from your home? This forum is all about walls and windows. You will meet experts and experienced householders who will answer your questions.

Speakers include:

Andy Brown MA, Sustainable building consultant, director of Cambridge Architectural Research and founder of Cambridge Carbon Footprint
Margaret Reynolds RIBA - architect (independent consultant, formerly with AC Architects)
plus householders and vendors

Program (approx):

7.05pm Doors open.
7.30pm Overview of heat loss from walls and windows.
8.15pm Your questions.
9.00pm Refreshments.
9.30pm Close.

This is the fourth home energy forum run by the energy group so far. The first three were: